There is much hoopla around aadhaar number. Some states have made it so mandatory that even basic necessities are not available to them in the absence of aadhaar number. We all have been carrying a pocket full of identity cards already in the name of PAN Card, Voter ID card, Driving Licence and so on.
Now, the concept of Unique identity is introduced to ascertain the importance of fingerprints and iris scans. But how is it going to be used for development, for prosperity and for assurance of better life?