On India’s biometrics ID Aadhaar debate

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7-year old Abhishek Bairwa enrolling in Aadhaar in a shop in Bagru, Jaipur district after being asked by his school teachers to do so. photo AnumehaY

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How the government got the Supreme Court’s approval to link subsidy schemes with Aadhaar
India’s Unique Identity Dilemma isn’t about those who enrol in Aadhaar, but those who don’t
No benefits for beneficiaries

No Aadhaar, no scholarship

She returns empty-handed, this time too

To pass biometric identification, apply Vaseline or Boroplus on fingers overnight
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