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Cabinet clears law amendment to make Aadhaar voluntary for banking, mobile connections

Updated : December 18, 2018 08:57 AM IST

Telegraph Act, the Prevention of Money Laundering Act (PMLA) and the Aadhaar Act will be amended to make disclosure of Aadhaar for subscription of services like cell phone and banking voluntary.
Another amendment will enable children, who were enrolled for Aadhaar by their parents, to opt out of the 12-digit biometric unique identification mechanism after the age of 18.
Cabinet clears law amendment to make Aadhaar voluntary for banking, mobile connections
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