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"We are planning to link the Driving Licence with the Aadhar. I have had a word with Nitin Gadkari regarding this," he said.
He also said that the decision to link the PAN card with the Aadhar was taken to stop money laundering.
He further said that the technology must be made available at affordable costs for people.