Karnataka state cabinet gives a nod to Aadhaar.
Guwahati/ 3rd January’2018 (Prag News Desk): The Karnataka state cabinet has approved to provide statutory backing to Aadhaar. Backing the central legislation, the state cabinet will combine into the transferring government subsidies and benefits.
“The cabinet gave its nod to Aadhaar (Target Delivery of Financial and Other Subsidies, Benefits and Services) Bill, 2016, which was passed by Parliament,” Law and Parliamentary Affairs Minister T B Jayachandra told reporters here yesterday.
The legislation was passed in 2016, as a money bill amidst protests from Congress and opposition parties.