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Ambigous specification doesnt give clarity on surveillance

Last month I made an explosive claim based on my reading of UPI specification (v 1.2). Dear @NandanNilekani i made a factual claim of how @UPI_NPCI is surveillance here from specs. @India_Stack has not denied. cc @virsanghvi https://t.co/7yzA5BdZcg — Srikanth ஸ்‌ரீகாந்த் (@logic) April 2, 2017 The claim was based on interpretation that every request made by …

India Stack must be free, open.

IndiaStack develops what it calls the foundation / building blocks of a Digital India. The blocks present in India Stack layer, including Aadhar and software products on top of it (E-Sign, E-KYC, Digital Locker), UPI fundamentally changes the way citizens interact / transact with government institutions / systems. Some of these platforms provide great convenience to …

Baasha Seva — Imagining Multilingual Digital India

Below is an imaginative draft of India Stack based solution to “language problem” of India. Feedback welcome. Problem Even though there are 22 official languages of India, for practical purpose, English / Hindi are only 2 dominant languages offline. Thanks to early digital adoption issues, English is only language used online. Digital India cannot reach its …