Published On : Mon, May 15th, 2017

Man tries to get Aadhaar card for Osama bin Laden, booked

New Delhi:
Saddam Mansuri, a 35-year old Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) operator was reportedly caught by officials trying to make an Aadhaar card using the name of slain al Qaeda terrorist Osama Bin Laden.

According to a report by a news paper, Mansuri, who runs an Aadhaar registration centre in Mandal area of Bhilwara city in Rajasthan tried to create an Aadhaar card using Ladens name. But the officials from the verification department spotted errors in the applicants database and filed a complaint against the operator.

Mansuri filled Abbottabad, district Bhilwara as Ladens address; he also uploaded a picture of the terrorist which was blurred. He did not upload details such as thumb impression or identification proof, Mandal Deputy SP Chanchal Mishra was quoted as saying.