Printed:October 31, 2017 1:34 pm
BJP chief Subramanian Swamy on Tuesday stated he would write a letter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi concerning Aadhaar being a “menace to nationwide safety”. Taking to Twitter, Swamy added that he’s sure the Supreme Court docket will dismiss the Centre’s transfer making Aadhaar obligatory to avail welfare scheme advantages. His feedback come a day after the apex courtroom arrange a five-judge Structure bench to proceed listening to a clutch of petitions difficult the Centre’s transfer to make the distinctive id quantity necessary.
“I’m writing a letter quickly to PM detailing how obligatory Aadhar is a menace to our nationwide safety. SC will I’m certain strike it down,” Swamy tweeted on Tuesday.
In the meantime, the Centre on Monday stated it was able to argue the matter in courtroom. This comes days after it prolonged the deadline for necessary linking of Aadhaar until March 31, 2018. “The federal government will probably be open for the deadline for linking Aadhaar to numerous programmes being prolonged for an additional three months until March 31, 2018, for individuals who would not have Aadhaar,” its be aware to the SC learn, reported information company PTI.
I’m writing a letter quickly to PM detailing how obligatory Aadhar is a menace to our nationwide safety. SC will I’m certain strike it down.
— Subramanian Swamy (@Swamy39) October 31, 2017
A nine-judge Structure bench had lately, in a landmark judgment, upheld the Proper to Privateness as a Basic Proper beneath the Structure, after listening to a slew of petitions claiming Aadhaar violated privateness rights.
(With inputs from PTI)
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