I gave a number to you (with consent), random number, which law have I violated? -- Even if I gifted that number to you without your permission, it's up to you to use that number. If I give the number to everybody in this hall, and if you don't use that number, what crime have I committed — RS Sharma, CEO, National Health Authority Sharma was reacting to the criticism levied on him and the Indian government for attaching the enrollment of unique Health IDs through Aadhaar-enabled vaccine registrations. It has been reported that individuals falsely believed that Aadhaar is mandatory for authentication through CoWIN and thus, unknowingly signed up for Health IDs. Sharma's comments were not standalone but in line with his criticism of the privacy and data security narrative surrounding Aadhaar during Day 2 of the Workshop on…
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