SC Asks Mamata To File Petition In Individual Capacity


New Delhi, Kolkata: The Supreme Court on Monday asks the West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee to file a petition in individual capacity against the plea of linking Aadhar card with mobile numbers.

Th Court observed that how can a state challenge a law passed by the Centre. The SC also sent notice to telecom companies, asks it to file response within 4 weeks.

The West Bengal Government had filed plea challenging linking & will now amend it & re-file the same.

Earlier on 25th October, Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee said that she is ready to lose her mobile phone connection but won’t link it to her Aadhaar card.

“Under no circumstances will I link my Aadhaar with my telephone number. If the authorities disconnect my phone, let them do it,” Mamata said while speaking at the core committee meeting of her Trinamool Congress party in Kolkata.