Breaking News: Supreme Court’s Final Decision on Aadhar Verdict | Key Highlights & Latest Updates


Press the Bell Icon to Never Miss a Video from Testbook.com Hello Friends and welcome to this Video. Today in this video we’ll be talking about Aadhaar Card Bill and Supreme Courts verdict Which is today’s breaking News. The Aadhaar Act 2016 is up for constitutional test in the Supreme Court on 26th September 2018. The five-Judge Constitution bench will provide verdict on a cluster of petitions regarding the Constitutional validity of the Aadhaar Act, 2016 On whether the Act violates Fundamental Right of Privacy or not. Also, allocation of welfare schemes based on Aadhaar card and for high state monitoring of State mandate such as biometric information cyber security concern and allocation of welfare schemes etc. have been challenged. The Aadhaar bill was introduced in the Parliament as a money bill.. The law seeks to provide statutory support to every Indian resident in the scheme of issuing unique identification number which enables targeted (direct) distribution of subsidies services and other benefits to beneficiaries under welfare schemes. Aadhaar card is a tool by which each individual is handed a unique identification number So that no person can use any of the subsidies that the person receives. Among the main arguments by the government was that Aadhaar would help weed out ghost beneficiaries of welfare schemes in future. Attorney General K.K. Venugopal in a note presented by him stated that millions of Indian residents are entitled to Right to food right to livelihood right to live a safe life. on the basis of Aadhaar. Now let’s talk on the verdict which is out today Under the chairmanship of Chief Justice of India Deepak Mishra the five Judicial Constitution Bench Justice AK Sikri, AM Khanvilar D.Y. Chandrachud and Ashok Bhushan were included. In May 2018, they heard the arguments raised in the last seven years on various issues against Aadhaar… The Supreme Court saw these petitions and found that the authentication of the Aadhaar the government has sufficient defence mechanism. Which will enable to keep other people’s information completely confidential. Justice Sikri also concludes that the authentication data should not be kept more than 6 months. Therefore, the current rule allows data to be stored for up to 5 years… A bench was held for hearing of former High Court Judge KS. Petaswamy’s plea that is petitions there were 31 petitions in the hearing. Until the court’s decision the mandatory requirement of ‘Aadhaar’ in all the Central and State Governments schemes were banned which included Mobile SIM. However, the court also said that that the government could not put pressure on people to make ‘Aadhaar’ compulsory.. Section 57 of the Aadhar Act, 2016 states that the private body may demand the Aadhaar data which has now been declared unconstitutional. The Supreme Court has also made changes in the law of Aadhaar that prevented persons from doing Matters to be recorded under the Aadhaar Act. Earlier, only UIDAI and its officers could file cases but now anyone can file a case in court. So here’s a small video on today’s Aadhaar Bill Supreme Court Verdict Let us know how you liked this video also let us know about the Aadhar Act & Aadhar Bill and send us a comment in the comment section below Share this video with friends Subscribe to our Testbook YouTube Channel and don’t forget to click on the bell icon Thank you watching this video and all the best.

Author Since: Mar 11, 2019

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