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Nazar Khalid
research institute for compassionate economics
Nazar Khalid is a research fellow at r.i.c.e. (research institute for compassionate economics) and a Ph.D. student at Centre for Economic Studies and Planning at the Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU). He was also a consultant at the Centre for Budget and Governance Advocacy in New Delhi. His research interests include food security, social networks, education, discrimination, and social attitudes.

Articles By Nazar Khalid
Aadhaar, biometrics, and the PDS in Jharkhand
Posted On: 10 Jan 2018

Aadhaar-based biometric authentication was made mandatory for obtaining rations under the Public Distribution System in Ranchi district in Jharkhand in August 2016. In this article, Nazar Khalid demonstrates that even a year later, a significant fraction of cardholders is still unable to buy their foodgrain rations.
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