News India- April 2011

City students part of UIDAI project

The unique identification project started by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) in 2006 finds home gems Samarth Bharadwaj and Himanshu Bhatt part of a team of students from IIIT-Delhi , who are working and contributing to it. Both second-year research students at the Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology (IIIT), Delhi have been working hard on the project which is an initiative to provide and uniqueness every individual to avoid duplicity and fake identities. Bharadwaj had begun working on the project last year and there are four research students from IIIT who are conducting a feasibility study on finger prints of labourers and farmers