The Distinctive Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has warned the folks to not share photocopies of Aadhaar with any organisations citing its misuse.
The authority has recommended using masked Aadhaar which shows solely the final 4 digits of your Aadhaar quantity that may be downloaded from UIDAI’s official web site https://myaadhaar.uidai.gov.in.
The existence of any Aadhaar quantity might be verified at https://myaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/verifyAadhaar. To confirm offline, you may scan the QR code on eAadhaar or Aadhaar letter or Aadhaar PVC card utilizing a QR code scanner within the mAadhaar cellular software, knowledgeable UIDAI.
“Please keep away from utilizing a public pc at an web cafe/kiosk to obtain an e-Aadhaar. Nevertheless, in case you accomplish that, please be sure that you delete all of the downloaded copies of e-Aadhaar completely from that pc,” added the discharge.
“Solely these organizations which have obtained a Consumer License from the UIDAI can use Aadhaar for establishing the identification of an individual. Unlicensed non-public entities like motels or movie halls usually are not permitted to gather or maintain copies of Aadhaar card. It’s an offence below the Aadhaar Act 2016. If a non-public entity calls for to see Aadhaar card or seeks a photocopy of Aadhaar card, please confirm that they’ve a sound Consumer License from the UIDAI,” it added.
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Beneath Part 107 of the Copyright Act 1976, allowance is made for “honest use” for functions corresponding to criticism, remark, information reporting, educating, scholarship, and analysis. Honest use is a use permitted by copyright statute that may in any other case be infringing.”