Clearing Misconceptions:
Aadhaar and Privacy


Pranesh Prakash

Policy Director

Centre for Internet and Society




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What Aadhaar is and Isn't


  • Database Containing
    • Core Biometric Information [s.2(1)(j)]
    • Demographic Information [s.2(1)(k)]
    • Identity Information [s.2(1)(n)]
    • Transaction Logs [s.
        • Name