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Direct Benefit Transfer
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Direct Benefit Transfer

Direct benefit transfer is one of those monumental topics which have successfully incited ardent discourse in recent times. Many significant government policies have stumbled to get themselves implemented from time to time due to rampant [Read More]

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Aadhar-Social Media Account Linking
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Aadhar-Social Media Account Linking

In May 2020, the Supreme Court of India refused to consider a plea to link social media accounts with Aadhaar for weeding out fake accounts. The petitioner argued that bogus accounts are being used for [Read More]

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Direct Benefit Transfer
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The Direct Benefit Transfer Scheme

Relevance:  DBT is an attempt to change the mechanism of transferring subsidies launched by Government of India on 1 January 2013. This program aims to transfer subsidies directly to the people through their bank accounts. [Read More]

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Aadhaar and Social Media Accounts
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Aadhaar and Social Media Accounts

Relevance:  In a bid to check the spread of fake news and anti-national content the Tamil Nadu govt. appealed to the SC that social media accounts of users should be linked to their Aadhaar numbers. [Read More]

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JAM Trinity
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Getting cash transfers out of a JAM

The JAM trinity was propounded as the model cash transfer scheme by the govt. of India. The scheme increased the importance of Aadhaar and increased digital footprint in India. However, the pandemic has brought the problems with JAM. [Read More]

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Aadhaar in 2020
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Aadhaar in 2020

Relevance: Aadhaar is a unique 12 digit identification nu ber issued to Indian citizens by Govt. of India. Aadhaar has become a common feature of public distribution system and other welfare programmes in India . [Read More]

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