Aadhaar Card Download full process full specification

Aadhaar Card Download full process full specification uidai.gov.in


‘Unique makes you the only one’ is like a slogan of Aadhaar. Which is the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is the statutory authority established under the provision of Aadhaar  Act, 2016 on 12th of July 2016 by the Government of India beneath the Ministry of Electronic and Information Technology (MeitY).


‘Aadhaar’ which means, ‘foundation’ or ‘base’ in English has always been under the clouds of media or opposition in India for its uses and misuses. As per record, authority has so far delivered more than 120 crore  Aadhaar numbers to the residents of India.








Aadhar Card Overview


Aadhaar is made up of 12-digit number generated based on factors such as biographic and demographic data specific t each individual citizen. Its vision is to empower all the residents with unique identity as well as good and transparent governance of the people of India.


Name Of Aadhaar Issuing Authority


Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI)


Aadhaar Customer Care Number


1947


Inception of Aadhaar Card


September 2010


Validity Of Aadhaar Card


Life Time


Number Of Enrolment Centers


More than 30,000


Number Of Enrolments


119 crore (approximate)


Documentation


Aadhaar requires only proof of address (POA) and proof of Identity (POI) as a document. UIDAI can approve the below documents for Aadhaar.


Proof of identification (POI)


Proof of address (POA)


Pan card


Passport


Certificate of Birth


Ration/PDS card


Voter identification card


Driving Licence


How to Enroll


Find an Aadhar enrolment centre by visiting the official website


Fill the form with your details


Submit the required documents


Provide your biometrics (Fingerprint & Iris scan)


Get the enrollment acknowledgement slip


The Aadhar enrollment is voluntary and free of cost for anyone


Check  Aadhar Status


To inquire your Aadhar status log into the https://resident.uidai.gov.in/check-aadhaar-status and provide the information given in printed paper while enrolling to the website and check simply. You can also download a hard copy of your enrollment from https://eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/#/ if not provided.


Online Verification


Aadhaar card can also be verified online on https://resident.uidai.gov.in/aadhaarverification by following steps;


Step 1: Log on to the official UIDAI website.
Step 2: Select the option – “Aadhaar services” on the page.
Step 3: Select  “Aadhaar Verification” present on the page.
Step 4: Enter the 12 digits unique Aadhaar number.
Step 5: Enter the one-time password (OTP) that you will receive on your mobile.
Step 6: Submit the application.


Call for UIDAI tall free number 1947 regarding any query.


Update/Edit Aadhar Card


Mainly two reasons are to update Aadhar Card;


Change in Demographic data such as name, age, marital status


Biometric Aadhaar data


To update/edit any detail, the copy of the current document as well as the proof of identity and the proof of address is required. Updation can be done by visiting the Aadhaar Enrolment centre or logging on to official UIDAI website.


Purposes


Proof of Identity


Proof of Address


Access to Government Subsidy


Eligibility to open and operate Bank Accounts


Income Tax – Adhaar is a mandatory requirement for processing and filing income tax returns


Phone Connection


Gas Connection


Mutual Fund – Aadhaar Card is beneficial to complete e-KYC for mutual fund investments