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Around 50,000 Aadhaar Cards Sent Back Due To Fake Addresses: Report

India's Postal Department has apparently sent back around 50,000 Aadhaar cards issued in Hyderabad to The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), citing non-existing addresses, reports Deccan Chronicle. The report states that the postal department has informed the civil supplies department, which is the nodal agency for rolling out Aadhaar cards in the state, that they were unable to deliver these cards due to wrong addresses and these cards had remained undelivered in several post offices across Hyderabad city. This follows a similar development last week where an enrollment agent in Hyderabad had apparently processed 30,000 Aadhaar cards in a span of just six months, out which 800 cards were registered under the physically disabled quota. Upon an investigation by agencies, it was later discovered that these enrollments were done with the help of fake identities and addresses. Last month, we had also seen a…

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