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Aadhaar Amendments Bill in Parliament Again: Help Us Oppose the Bill

#Action Update #Aadhaar Amendments Bill, #Aadhaar, #Aadhaar Act, #aadhaar issues

Rethink Aadhaar has been reaching out to several Members of Parliament (MPs) requesting them to demand that the Bill be sent to a Parliamentary Standing Committee, so as to ensure a thorough public consultation. Yet, while the government insists "Indians have accepted Aadhaar" - and enjoys numerical superiority in the Lok Sabha - we need to collectively raise our voices and denounce Aadhaar in the strongest terms, and ensure that our representatives echo us.

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Citizens write to Vice President, Prime Minister regarding Aadhaar Amendments Bill and DNA Bill

Citizens write to Vice President, Prime Minister regarding Aadhaar Amendments Bill and DNA Bill

#Press Release #Aadhaar Based Biometric Authentication, #Rajya Sabha, #Supreme Court, #Aadhaar, #Section 57, #Aadhaar Amendments Bill, #Aadhaar Act

Over 260 organisations and concerned citizens across the spectrum of Indian society have written (read the letter) to the Vice President of India, who is also the Chairperson of the Rajya Sabha, and the Prime Minister demanding that the Aadhaar Amendments Bill and DNA Bill be subjected to greater scrutiny by sending them to the appropriate Parliamentary committees.

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Wait till next week before you decide on linking Aadhaar

Wait till next week before you decide on linking Aadhaar

#aadhaar, #Supreme Court, #Aadhaar, #Aadhaar linkage

It has been 849 days since the Indian Supreme Court decided to set up a Constitution Bench to examine if Aadhaar project violates Indian Constitution. Every day that the court delays in deciding on this matter, there are more instances of people suffering because Aadhaar has been made ‘mandatorily voluntary’. Since the matter didn’t get listed in the Supreme Court on its own, there was a mentioning by the lawyers today in morning in the court of the Chief Justice of India.

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