Aadhaar Linking-Extended Deadline

Aadhaar

Social activists asked the Supreme Court for stopping the Centre from making the Aadhaar linking mandatory for; bank accounts and mobile phone number, by saying that it violates the people’s right to privacy. Aadhaar Linking-Extended Deadline The center informed the Supreme Court today that, it was willing to extend the deadline until 31st March 2018 but; it will be mandatory for availing various services and welfare schemes. A constitution bench will set up next week to hear the interim pleas; seeking a stay on Centre’s move to link Aadhaar with…

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How to apply for Aadhaar Card online

Aadhaar Card

Aadhaar is a 12 digit unique-identity number issued to all Indian residents based on their biometric and demographic data. UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) collects this data under the provisions of the Aadhaar Act, 2016. On 9th June 2017, the Supreme Court of India mandated an individual to link their Aadhaar for filing their Income Tax Returns. However, you must remember that Aadhaar card neither confers citizenship nor guarantees rights, benefits, or entitlements and its objective is not to replace any existing ID proofs. From AY 2017-18, Aadhaar card…

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