UIDAI row between plan panel, home ministry resolved: Chidambaram

Briefing reporters, Home Minister P Chidambaram said there was no difference with the Planning Commission over the issuance of the cards.

However, in case of “discrepancies between UIDAI data and NPR data, NPR will prevail,” Chidambaram said and added the new system is as secure as humanly possible. “Aadhaar (issued by UIDAI) is voluntary and NPR is mandatory…It is a government programme,” Chidambaram said and maintained that the issue of duplicacy of the data has been avoided. to read more please click here