Highly placed sources in the EOW informed that in this case about 12 to 15 phone numbers were under interception without proper permission.
A bench of Chief Justice Rajendra Menon and Justice V K Rao also issued notice to the agency and sought its response on the plea which contended that such activities are "very dangerous for the country".
According to the government's notification, 10 central probe and snoop agencies are now empowered under the Information Technology (IT) Act for computer interception and analysis, Ministry of Home Affairs officials said.
The government has said it has authorised 10 central agencies to intercept, monitor and decrypt all the data contained in "any" computer system and asserted that this was being done to prevent "any unauthorised use of these powers".
The government authorised 10 central probe and snoop agencies for the purposes of interception, monitoring and decryption of any information generated, transmitted, received or stored in any computer resource under.
UIDAI said the court has upheld the constitutional validity of Aadhaar and accepted that there is a legitimate state aim in the 12-digit biometric ID.
The man also sustained minor injuries due to the explosion and was later admitted to the hospital.
Unions have red flagged the plan on grounds that the top management was attempting to “foist a 24X7 surveillance system on employees through technological tools”. .
"OBI was never associated with Cambridge Analytica (CA). Any work of any nature, if any, undertaken by CA cannot be read against OBI."
Both BJP and Congress have denied any association with the data management firm.
This is for the first time that Zuckerberg has publicly talked about Facebook being allegedly used for influencing polls.
China is adopting an unprecedented exercise in totalitarian control where the Communist Party will put the lives of every one of its subjects under the microscope as part of the so-called Social Credit system.
While most of the cards were damaged beyond recognition, around 157 partially damaged ones, which had the unique identification number intact, were found.
Is Aadhaar a holy cow above criticism?
The new method will also be allowed "on need basis".
He was responding to reports suggesting a massive security breach when details of over a billion Aadhaar card holders could reportedly be accessed in return of Rs 500.
Terming it as a case of "misreporting" , the UIDAI had assured that there has not been any data breach. "The Aadhaar data, including biometric information, are fully safe and secure"
...Which essentially means Uidai central server has been breached
A farmer sits near his red chillies at a deserted APMC market, during the weekend curfew imposed by the Karnataka government to curb the spread of COVID-19, in Hubballi.PTI Photo
Delhi Chief Minister & AAP National Convenor Arvind Kejriwal being welcomed by women supporters during his door-to-door campaign ahead of the Goa Assembly elections, in Goa.PTI Photo
A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test, amid concerns over rising Omicron cases, in Gurugram.PTI Photo
Traffic jam on a road at Shalimar Bagh during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
The Lajpat Nagar market wears a deserted look during the weekend curfew imposed by the Delhi government to curb the spread of Covid-19, in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Shahbaz Khan
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