Aadhaar no longer binding, but instant e-KYC uncertain
Confusion persists on services that used e-KYC for getting customers on board instantly
After several months of confusion, the Supreme Court last week clarified on use of Aadhaar. Broadly, Aadhaar will be compulsorily required to avail welfare services and subsidies from the government. It will also be required to be linked to PAN cards, which means it will be required for filing your income tax returns. At the same time, it is now clear that you do not need to link your mobile connection, bank account and other financial services accounts with Aadhaar.
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