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Government plans smart cards for monks

6 Jul 2017 at 04:00

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Monks are as technologically savvy as the rest of the population but may be offended by demands to mandatory carrying of special 'smart cards' with their religious and legal backgrounds. (Post Today file photo)

The government has raised a proposal for monks to have smart cards that show their backgrounds to enable scrutiny by authorities.

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