How Andhra Pradesh Built India's First Police State Using Aadhaar And A Census

: This article was originally published on Huffington Post India at https://www.huffingtonpost.in/2018/07/23/how-andhra-pradesh-built-indias-first-…

In an article that discussed the privacy implications of Aadhaar and other personal information such as GPS location of homes being recorded during Census in Andhra Pradesh, Mishi Choudhary was quoted as saying, “I wish I could tell you that this wasn't alarming. In the absence of a Data Protection Framework or jurisprudence on data collection and usage by state parties in the name of efficiency such practices continue.