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Print edition : June 12, 2015

Prime Minister Narendra Modi at Assi Ghat in Varanasi during a Swachh Bharat campaign on December 25, 2014. Photo: PTI

Drainage flowing into the Ganga at Rajendra Prasad ghat at Varanasi. Photo: Venkitesh Ramakrishnan

People queueing up to open bank accounts under the Jan-Dhan Yojana in Noida on August 29, 2014. Photo: PTI

Samar Ganguly, who works as a security guard, enjoys a newfound freedom because of the PMJDY. Photo: Suhrid Sankar Chattopadhyay

Ward councillor Zulekha Bi complains of indifference by bankers. Photo: Kunal Shankar

At a special camp to include Aadhaar number in the electoral identification card in Chennai on April 12. Photo: R. Ragu

Preparation of Aadhaar cards in progress at the Town Hall in Pudukkottai. Photo: M. Moorthy

Fatima Bibi, a migrant in Delhi, has found it impossible to get any ID card. Photo: Divya Trivedi

A PDS shopkeeper in Hyderabad using the fingerprint authentication device to issue foodgrains to an Aadhaar cardholder. Photo: P.V. Sivakumar

Activists staging a dharna in Vijayawada against the linking of the supply of subsidised LPG cylinders with Aadhaar cards. Photo: V. Raju

Narendra Modi and Finance Minister Arun Jaitley and Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha at the launch of MUDRA Bank in New Delhi on April 8. Photo: Ramesh Sharma

ASHA workers entrusted with implementing programmes like "Beti Bachao, Beti Padhao" in Matanhel village, Jhajjar district, Haryana. Photo: T.K. Rajalakshmi

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