Personal data of individuals held by UIDAI is fully safe and secure
Monday, March 6, 2017, 12:09 PM
Dismissing reports of misuse of biometric data, the government said Aadhaar-based authentication is "fully safe and secure". Moreover, subsidy transfers linked to Aadhaar has led the exchequer to save Rs 49,000 crore during the last two-and-half years. According to UIDAI, there has been no incident of misuse of Aadhaar biometrics, leading to identity theft and financial loss .