Legality is secondary when you are punching up in a 3rd world country. (I am from India)
2. Plese stop using the label "Third-world". You are your own "first-world". There's better labels to describe yourself, namely "developing".
> how this is legal even.
The government writes and enforces the laws. They'll never self incriminate.
And their defense claims US has SSN which is equivalent of Aadhaar why anyone can see ludicrous
And still Aadhar requirement is not removed for filing income tax return (which results in massive penalities)