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3) The concerns of misuse of Aadhaar-social media link can be addressed only through achieving a balance between right to privacy, preventing crime and fake news issue. Elucidate.(250 words)

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3) The concerns of misuse of Aadhaar-social media link can be addressed only through achieving a balance between right to privacy, preventing crime and fake news issue. Elucidate.(250 words)

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Why this question: 

The article talks about the recent observations made by the apex court in the matter of linking Aadhaar number with social media to prevent issues arising out of cybercrimes and fake news.

Demand of the question:

One has to answer how a balanced approach is required to handle such an issue, how one can address it.

Directive word: 

ElucidateGive a detailed account as to how and why it occurred, or what is the particular context. You must be defining key terms where ever appropriate, and substantiate with relevant associated facts.

Structure of the answer:

Introduction

Discuss the background of the question.

Body

Recently the Supreme Court stressed on the need to find a balance between the right to online privacy and the right of the State to detect people who use the web to spread panic and commit crimes.

Discuss what are the issues of privacy that get violated if Aadhaar is linked to social sites, then discuss and debate on what are the advantages of doig the same.

Conclusion 

Conclude by emphasizing on need to find a balanced approach to resolve the issue.

 

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