Nandan Nilekani quits as UIDAI chairman to contest LS polls on Congress ticket

Noted entrepreneur and Infosys co-founder Nandan Nilekani on Thursday quit as the chairman of the UIDAI, leaving a question mark on the Centre`s biggest exercise to issue single identity card to every Indian national.

Considering all my options: Nandan Nilekani on joining politics

Amid reports that he may join politics, UIDAI chairman Nandan Nilekani on Monday said he was considering all options post-Aadhaar.