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After Trai chief's fiasco, Ravi Shankar Prasad springs to Aadhaar's defence

Prasad said there was no such personal information in the Aadhaar card for which he could be 'trolled'

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Aadhaar Security  |  Ravi Shankar Prasad  |  Aadhaar Card

Nirmalya Behera  |  Bhubaneswar 

Union Minister of Electronics & Information Technology and Law & Justice, Ravi Shankar Prasad, reiterated his government's stand that Aadhaar data was safe. Flaunting his Aadhaar card, the minister sought to debunk some myths surrounding the biometrics-embedded identity document.

Prasad's defence of the Aadhaar card comes days after Telecom Regulatory Authority of India (Trai) Chairman R S Sharma put out his Aadhaar number on Twitter. Sharma later went into a stunned silence on its vulnerability after some ethical hackers posted details of his mobile number and bank account ...

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First Published: Sat, August 04 2018. 19:56 IST
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