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Aadhaar unites 21-year-old specially-abled man, missing for 6 years, with family

New Delhi | Aadhaar has united a 21-year-old specially-abled man, missing since 2016 from Bihar, with his family. The man, identified through Aadhaar, was found in Nagpur in Maharashtra. The youth went missing in November 2016 from Khagaria district of Bihar. The disabled man (deaf and dumb) was traced via Aadhaar in Nagpur in August 2022. […]

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SC notice on plea for making Aadhaar not mandatory for getting Covid vaccine

New Delhi | The Supreme Court on Friday sought a response from the Centre on a plea seeking directions to not insist on the production of Aadhaar card as the only proof of identification for Covid-19 vaccination. A bench headed by Justice D.Y. Chandrachud asked the counsel for the petitioner, “Don’t go by newspaper articles. Have […]

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No denial of vaccine or essential services for want of Aadhaar: UIDAI

New Delhi | The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Saturday said in a statement that no one will be denied vaccine, medicine, hospitalisation or treatment for want of Aadhaar. The statement has come in the present Covid-19 pandemic situations against certain reports suggesting that vaccination and a few other essential services like hospitalisation were […]