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What is Indian Digital Health ID? 14-Digit Health ID rolling out in India

Indian govt announced Digital Health ID on 15th august 2020 Independence day. It's called National Digital Health Mission (NDHM) as a unified healthcare program under which every Indian citizen will be issued a 14 digit digital health ID. In first phase service will be rolled out in six union territories (Chandigarh, Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Daman and┬áDiu, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Ladakh, Puducherry and Lakshadweep). Worth noting point in this service is Govt has claimed that this is a voluntary opt-in system and user can opt out when he/she want, and can request for erasing their data. User can generate…