Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, Benefits and Services Act

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DATE

March 2016

INSTITUTION

Ministry of Law and Justice

SHORT SUMMARY

The Act extends India’s e-Governance initiative by establishing the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which was tasked to issue a 12-digit unique identity number obtainable by residents of India called Aadhaar and to provide a digital platform for enrolment and authentication.

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