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No denial of vaccine, essential services for lack of Aadhaar, says UIDAI

May 15, 2021 8:37 pm

The UIDAI made it clear that Aadhaar should not be misused as an excuse for denial of any essential service. Even if one does not have Aadhaar , the concerned agency has to provide the vaccination service as per specific norms laid out in Aadhaar Act,2016.

Jharkhand tests Aadhaar-based facial authentication at Covid vaccine centres

April 08, 2021 2:45 pm

The next training session was conducted on March 26 by Jharkhand State Common Service Centre--under Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology--for all vaccinators, including those at panchayat levels.

Around 20,000 Aadhar customer centres get permission to update Aadhaar details

April 27, 2020 7:38 pm

The UIDAI said that the system is expected to be ready by the end of June 2020.

Hyderabad: 127 people under UIDAI scanner for furnishing 'false documents' for Aadhaar

February 19, 2020 4:44 pm

Citing recent news reports, the Aadhaar authority said it had received such complaints from the State police "which suspect them of being illegal immigrants."

UIDAI asks Hyderabad man to prove he’s Indian, lawyer says it’s not authority’s mandate

February 18, 2020 9:31 pm

The notice from the UIDAI regional office said an inquiry has been ordered in order to ascertain the veracity of a complaint which alleged that Khan was not an Indian national

UIDAI to SC: Tender expired, no plan to hire agency for social media management

December 18, 2019 3:14 am

The UIDAI said the tender was put on hold till further directions after the PIL was filed.

Pankaj Kumar appointed CEO of UIDAI

October 23, 2019 2:42 am

Pankaj Kumar, the new UIDAI CEO, has been serving as Additional Secretary in the Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.

UIDAI: Police suspicion that Aadhaar data stolen was unfounded

April 18, 2019 3:24 am

UIDAI said that it’s CIDR and servers are completely safe and fully secure and no illegal access was made to its CIDR and no data has been stolen from its servers.

The numbers don’t add up

December 28, 2018 12:54 am

The possibility that Aadhaar numbers can be misused is not theoretical

Ravi Shankar Prasad to CSCs: Will find way out on Aadhaar work issue

November 27, 2018 7:06 pm

Making a strong pitch on behalf of common service centres, CSC Chief Dinesh Tyagi said that Aadhaar had helped people in rural India get an identity, and that the 12 digit identifier should be allowed to remain the 'aadhaar' or foundation for CSCs as well.

UIDAI VIDEOS

Why you cannot compare Aadhaar to the US Social Security Number

June 22, 2020 6:15 pm

Desc: Among the many questions about Aadhaar is this one. Isn't it like the US Social Security Number? In the third story on the Aadhaar series, three experts explain how the two are not at all comparable.

Aadhaar: Three experts explain how biometrics DID NOT make it more secure

June 22, 2020 6:15 pm

Second in the Aadhaar series, in this video Usha Ramanathan, Ramanjit Singh Chima and Reetika Khera explain how biometrics were brought into the Aadhaar process without enough research and why it is unprecedented in a dangerous way.

Aadhaar: Three experts explain how biometrics DID NOT make it more secure

September 20, 2018 12:05 pm

Second in the Aadhaar series, in this video Usha Ramanathan, Ramanjit Singh Chima and Reetika Khera explain how biometrics were brought into the Aadhaar process without enough research and why it is unprecedented in a dangerous way.

Idea Exchange with UIDAI CEO Ajay Bhushan Pandey

June 22, 2020 6:25 pm

In this edition of the Idea Exchange, Dr Ajay Bhushan Pandey insists that although no technology is 100 per cent secure, all Aadhaar data is safe and cannot be used for any surveillance. He also spoke about various other issues regarding data protection and authentication in an interactive session