RD: Replies in affirmative. Says that it is applicable in case an individual has applied but has not been assigned Aadhaar number.
Further reads Reg 12 pertaining to section 7.
Says that there is no question of denial. Denial is something that should not happen, ought not to happen. Though some more actions would be required to ensure this.
CJI asks if RD will finish tomorrow.
RD says that he will be able to finish by Tuesday.
RD: In such a case, alternative methods will apply.
RD says he will get back to him with figures.
Says that third alternative under S. 7 can apply only if the enrolment process has begun.
DYC J. says that there should be a choice of identity. If the choice is not there, it is not proportional.
RD: If you have to get benefits from an institution,you should comply with the requirements prescribed by it
RD: Says that only one finger or one iris is used for authentication. It discloses no information.
DYC J: In such a case, aggregation of data is all the more possible.
For sim cards, it is done only at the time of obtaining it. So, where is this multiplication of authentication from morning to evening coming from?
Shyam Divan interjects saying that the demo of withdrawing Rs 100 using a thumbprint was shown in the court. That's tracking.
You only have to link it with your bank account.
RD remarks that not everybody is capable of opening FD everyday. It is done only once or twice in a year generally.
"To secure to all its citizens..." and "to promote among them all..."
Says that securing justice is a part of the basic feature of the Constitution.
Says that minimum requirements to enable a man to survive...
And it is for these minimum requirements that the Acts like NFSA, etc. are there.
Sikri J. says that food is a part of dignity and so is privacy. When there's a conflict between the two, it has to be considered which should prevail. But, why can't we say that there's no conflict. Both are to be ensured.
RD: Any system which involves biometrics will require storage of biometrics- either at single point or multiple.
RD: Providing services and benefits is to ensure dignity and liberty of individuals. Which is a legitimate interest.