Reply to post: Cutting costs

Indian authorities issue conflicting advice about biometric ID card security

You aint sin me, roit

Cutting costs

When I was working on similar cards a decade ago it was a design requiment that it's not secure... most terminals/readers out in the countryside couldn't support the security, the costs were prohibitive.

The cards might have been a glimpse of a utopian future but in reality were just "papers". If a little more durable.

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