Aadhaar Number need not be given when RTI query is asked – DoPT OM regarding Securing the Personal information including Aadhar No in compliance to Aadhar Act, 2016
2. In this context, it is to be stated that Ministry of Electronics And Information Technology (Meity) have circulated guidelines for securing Identity information and Sensitive personal data or information in compliance to Aadhar Act, 2016 and Information Technology Act, 2000,wherein they have instructed that personal particular and information including Aadhar No. etc. should not be published in public domain/websites etc.
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