$ 3.9 M - That is how much was 'donated' by GAVI to UNDP for hosting #CoWIN system. Don't be a fool to think that data hasn't gone back to funders.
Jul 12, 2022 • 12 tweets • 6 min read
🧵on #UPI frauds. Like all millennials who keep a tab on parents devices occasionally and find strange things on phone, @amabirdman raised an SOS after seeing strange UPI related SMS and was wondering if they were victim of some fraud.
While most of us check for 'auto-installed' apps on mobile, another important thing to check - esp with #UPI fraud is - "Sent SMS". Now android doesn't have recieved / sent SMS seperately, but do stroll messages for any number being sent a message
Jul 11, 2022 • 4 tweets • 4 min read
After 6 years and billions of transaction, @NPCI_NPCI talks about 'consent' while collecting geo-coords for every #UPI txn & gives 6 more months time to make such data collection a choice based consent.
ONDC was born out of COVID pivot to "Open Shared Mobility Foundation" - a non-profit by @NandanNilekani that focussed on urban mobility and since COVID lockdown meant mobility will reduce, they pivoted to e-commerce.
Cleaning up laptop, found this August 2018 video. It should have been a story back then, but never pursued after the #Aadhaar SC judgement. You will see bogus entities having names of various places doing eKYC. This was how #eKYC was leaking data
This led me to write a dashboard archiver that runs daily and collects stats - 🧑🏾💻gitlab.com/srikanthlogic/…#Aadhaar#eKYC#Opendata
Apr 28, 2022 • 16 tweets • 6 min read
Lets take a moment on how billionaires have publicist who seasonally write profile stories masquerading as news / opinions for years together. A thread 🧵 on @/SarithaRai articles on @/NandanNilekani
After all - If Nandan wants you to read his publicist's piece, why just one?
UPI PIN in addition to device binding constitute the 2 factors of authentication. As any #UPI user would know, (re)setting #UPI PIN requires debit card authentication
Sep 2, 2021 • 17 tweets • 2 min read
One record for all financial assets of individual - This is hell RBI is taking us.
Eliminate paper trails - They are not even cryptic about it anymore
Aug 1, 2021 • 17 tweets • 15 min read
#eRUPI#UPI Vouchers for benefits is a radical departure from #DBT. Purpose and person aware #G2P payments are here. #SaveOurPrivacyen.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ration_st… is digitized food stamps, but crucial digitization difference is it converts a bearer instrument like stamp / coupon into a person / purpose specific instrument, embedding automatic data emission about beneficiary upon use.
Context : This is the regulation relating to Authentication coming after #Aadhaar Amendments and the Aadhaar Good Governance Rules 2020
May 11, 2021 • 4 tweets • 2 min read
From one-stop shop to no-stop shop: An e-government stage model sciencedirect.com/science/articl…
Proactive service delivery means that the government delivers a service to a citizen when a life event occurs, without the citizen having to request the service.