‘Cases embrace 127, regarding unlawful immigration’
The Weird Identification Authority of India’s Hyderabad Regional Assign of living of industrial has deactivated as many as 929 Aadhaar playing cards.
In response to a response to a Fine to Recordsdata count on, the UIDAI said that the playing cards had been deactivated since 2012. These embrace the 127 cases which were reported in February this Twelve months.
“For unlawful immigrants, experiences for 127 cases possess been got from assorted police authorities. Counterfeit Aadhaar amount is now not issued by UIDAI and due to this truth is now not an Aadhaar,” an excerpt from the response reads.
As was as soon as reported earlier, one in every of the cases was as soon as that of Mohd Sattar Khan. He was as soon as accused of acquiring a card ‘fraudulenly’ and was as soon as directed to private documents to present his claims of citizenship. The incident had introduced on favorite consternation and outrage among sections of voters and politicians as neatly. A listening to with UIDAI officials was as soon as scheduled, but was as soon as later postponed.
In the response, the UIDIA also published the provision of several complaints or files of the alleged wrongdoing. It said that of the 127 cases, experiences regarding 78 cases were got from the ‘Intelligence Division, Govt of Telangana’.
It did now not clarify additional, but invoked Half 24 (4) of the RTI Act of 2005 and declined to furnish copies, pointing out that these enjoyed exemptions. As regards the experiences of 49 cases which were got from ‘other authorities’, additional files, the UIDAI said, may perhaps well now not be furnished given the truth that they contained files regarding identities of the Aadhaar card holder.
Speaking to The Hindu, activist S Q Masood, who filed the RTI count on, said, “There was as soon as quite loads of bewilderment as to who lodged a complaint with UIDAI. Develop into it the law and yell police or particular branch or every other authority? If a citizen’s credentials are questioned, it’s excessive to know how this way works, which is why I filed the RTI.”
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