Justice KS Puttaswamy (Retd) & Anr v. UOI and Ors.

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Justice KS Puttaswamy (Retd) & Anr v. UOI and Ors.

Justice K.S. Puttaswamy (Retd) & Anr v. UOI & Ors (2014) 6 SCC 433 In the Supreme Court of India W.P. (C) No. 494 of 2012 Before J.S. Khehar, J. Chelameswar, S.A. Bobde, R.K. Agrawal, R.F. Nariman, A.M. Sapre, Dr. D.Y. Chandrachud, S.K. Kaul and S.A. Nazeer, JJ Decided on September 26, 2018 Relevancy of the case: Whether Right to Privacy … Read More

Is UIDAI a ‘body corporate?’

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The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is a statutory authority established under the Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Act, 2016 (“Aadhaar Act, 2016”). It earlier functioned as an attached office of the Planning Commission (now known as NITI Aayog). The Aadhaar Act, 2016 with Section 11(2) clearly establishes UIDAI as a body corporate … Read More