Aadhaar Not Mandatory For Mobile SIM: Government

The government on Tuesday, May 1, issued a clarification on Aadhaar number must for getting a mobile SIM card saying that it is not mandatory and phone number. ministry has issued instructions to all telecom companies, asking them not to deny a SIM card to any individual who does not have an Aadhaar number. Supreme Court said, “In fact, there was no such direction from the Supreme Court, but you took it and used it as a tool to make Aadhaar mandatory for mobile users.

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