Delhi government orders all Delhi schools to collect Aadhaar details of school children
The Delhi government has asked all Delhi schoolsincluding government, government-aided and private schools, to collect Aadhaar details of their students. The government is to create a DATA BANK of the students of Delhi. The move is because of the study in two east Delhi schools which stated that 60% of students in one and 50% in the other were residents of a neighbouring State.
The reason for collecting information and documents from students studying Delhi Schools can help the government to analyze the information for various purposes of the department.
To this move of the government, Delhi BJP president Manoj Tiwari said that the AAP government violates the right to privacy of the students and their families.