#Debriefed:Will the courts halt the Centre's push to make#Aadhaar compulsory?

Varun Marwah March 22 2017

The recent push by the central government in making Aadhaar mandatory for several government schemes has met with widespread criticism from various sections of the society, including activists, lawyers, policy professionals and journalists.

Just yesterday, amendments were introduced in the Finance Bill, 2017 to make Aadhaar mandatory for filing of income-tax returns as well for obtaining and retaining the permanent account number (PAN).

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