Is Right to Privacy a Fundamental Right under the Indian Constitutional scheme and is UIDAI violative of Individual’s Right to Privacy?
The essay is divided into two parts first part provides an answer to the question is Right to Privacy a Fundamental right and the second part deals with the question is UIDAI violative of Individual’s right to privacy. The simple meaning of Privacy is the right to be let alone. However, the word “privacy” has evolved and has gotten a wider meaning. Everyone wants privacy in their life, to have privacy in life is human tendency but in this technological era it’s hard to guarantee the right of privacy. Indian constitution doesn’t explicitly guarantee the right of privacy but many legislations have been passed for securing the privacy right of Individual. The second part of essay covers the answer to the question is UIDAI violative of Individual’s right to privacy. When UIDAI authority was established many controversies came up. The opposition didn’t pass the Aadhaar bill on the ground of privacy. UIDAI is working without any legislative force. The essay encompasses every issue related to the UIDAI and privacy. The main objective of the essay is to make it clear that Right to privacy isn’t a fundamental right under Indian constitution and UIDAI isn’t violative of Individual’s right to privacy.
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