PIL before Calcutta High Court challenges sudden deactivation of Aadhaar cards

The petition filed by an NGO, the Joint Forum Against NRC alleged that the Aadhaar cards of several persons were suddenly deactivated without prior notice to them.

A public interest litigation (PIL) petition before the Calcutta High Court has challenged the validity of Regulation 28A of the Aadhaar (Enrolment and Update) Regulations, 2016, which empowers authorities to deactivate the Aadhaar Cards of those who are deemed to be foreigners [Joint Forum Against NRC vs Union of India].

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