Did Aadhaar Glitches Cause Half Of 14 Recent Jharkhand Starvation Deaths? 
An Aadhaar biometric identity card, issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), is arranged for a photograph in Mumbai, India. (Photographer: Dhiraj Singh/Bloomberg)

Did Aadhaar Glitches Cause Half Of 14 Recent Jharkhand Starvation Deaths? 

On July 27, Rajendra Birhor, a 40-year-old Adivasi, starved to death in Ramgarh, a district in eastern Jharkhand. He belonged to a “particularly vulnerable tribal group” and should have had access ...
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