There is a need to strike a healthy balance between data availability, utilisation, innovation and privacy of data, said Prasad.
UIDAI has said that banks will be entitled to seek authentication of the beneficiaries availing subsidies and benefits.
Government orders telecom companies to stop using Aadhaar for electronic verification of existing, new mobile phone connections.
Re-verification of mobile customers will be mandatory only if a user opts to replace Aadhaar with any alternate document.
A Parliament-approved legislation can restore mandatory linking of Aadhaar with mobile phones and bank accounts, Jaitley said.
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If the banks fail to meet the target by November 2018, they will face “financial disincentives”.
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No one’s sure how UIDAI helpline number was added to contact list of mobile phone users.
Some vested interests are trying to create unwarranted confusion in the public, says UIDAI.
Sharing of personal details not in accordance with the Aadhaar Act and IT Rules, said UIDAI.
If Supreme Court upholds the constitutionality of Aadhaar, then the petitioners would have to file revised returns.
UIDAI says it “traced the fraud through its strong in-built security mechanism”.