Edited Version Published in HT Imagine that the BJP-led Government at the Center were to promulgate an ordinance to amend the Representative of People’s Act mere days before the next […]
Edited Version Published in EPW (Oct 2-Oct 8 ) UID Resources – For Other UID updates RS Sharma (DG, UIDAI) in his article “Identity and the UIDAI: A Response” (EPW, […]
Overview Of Issues With The UID Project and UID Resources UID Press Release (Page 1, Page 2) and Signatures The UID Project Venue: Press Club Date: 28 September, 2010 Time: […]
Philippines SC struck down their UID as unconstitutional on two ground – overreach of executive and invasion of privacy. Both cases apply to Indian UID – established through a GoI notification and a design with inherent risk to civil liberties
An overview of the issues with the UID project, organized around five themes: undemocratic process for project initiation and development; civil liberties; benefits and efficiency; limits of technology; and costs and finance
UID Resources: For other articles and updates on UID Various initiatives within the government are converging to transform India into a classic police state. Enabling this transformation is everyone’s darling, […]
UID Resource for other UID articles and updates First published in the Indian Express In February 2011, India will become the first country in the world to issue its residents […]
– Anti-terror agenda not pro-poor agenda hence much potential for harassment of the undocumented poor.
– Limited benefit without universal coverage
– UID beneficial to the poor only if social security organizations make changes to their service delivery mechanism, which will entail very high additional investment.