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Now that the lawyers have run their marathon and we wait for the top court to rule, a small personal diary note thread on #Aadhaar & me.

Huge thanks to community of people who have widened my wisdom of how society works. Fellow helpless people helping each other.
It started sometime in 2011, when I knew nothing, enrolled along with family.But our enrollment packets were lost, EID wasnt even searchable. I did write some emails to support, but yielded nothing more than, please enroll again. As the need wasn't real, did not enroll.
Parents gave up at a later date, enrolled, got UID successfully generated. I resisted, mostly because of laziness, but did not have developed trust enough to enroll. On random browsing sessions, have heard Usha Ramanathan on YouTube, but never took deep dive into issues.
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Ask your MPs, banks, mobile operators, service providers to #SpeakForMe against the Aadhaar linking coercion. | Follow the thread to know more about the risks of aadhaar, long thread on issues several of us are concerned
#SpeakForMe Everyone is concerned with data protection, while a govt committee is formed & is accepting comments, we are deeply concerned about lack of accountability. @anivar writes on #AadhaarLeaks of how @UIDAI itself leaks Aadhaar…
#SpeakForMe #Aadhaar saves money. Does it? What does data tell us? Read @iam_anandv exposing dubious savings claim in MNREGA using Aadhaar. GoI claim 7633 Crores; GoI data 30.03 Crores. More at…
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In Delhi a 11 month old girl died because the hospital refused to treat her without an #Aadhaar card.

In Chandigarh, a woman was refused #abortion because she did not have an Aadhaar. She sought a back alley abortion and suffered extreme bleeding and complications.




3/n. HIV+ women in India have stopped their treatment as hospitals demand the biometric Aadhaar. The women fear loss of anonymity & social stigma on them and their families.…

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Thread on How #Aadhaar linkage can destroy banks
# @RBI is empowered by the Payment and Settlement Systems Act, 2007 to regulate payment systems in the country.…
’s mission for payment and settlement systems requires compliance to international standards
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