If you still do not have an Aadhaar card then make it soon. Because the Aadhaar card is no longer limited to just id proof. Now, for the benefit of every government scheme, you need Aadhaar card. Even now, to activate your mobile number also, Aadhaar card is required. Now it is necessary to link mobile to the Aadhaar card also. You have time till February 2018 to link Aadhaar card with your mobile number. I’ll tell you how to link the mobile number.
How to link Aadhaar card with your mobile number
If you have a message to link the Aadhar card on your mobile then follow this step:
Step 1. Visit the nearest retail store with your Aadhar card.
Step 2. Give your mobile number and Aadhar card details.
Step 3. Store executives will send a verification code to your mobile. Which the executive has to confirm by convincing.
Step 4. After this, your fingerprint verification will be done.
Step 5. Within 24 hours you will get the final verification code on your mobile. You will have to respond to this message in Yes (Y).
Step 6. Your mobile number is now linked to the Aadhaar card.
Fill out the form
Step 1. Go to the nearest Aadhar card center and fill the Aadhar card update/correction form. You can also download the form from UIDAI website
Step 2. Fill the required details
Step 3. Select the option – Update mobile number
Step 4. Submit the form with a photocopy of your Aadhar card and an identification proof such as PAN card, Voter card or passport
Step 5. Your biometrics will be verified in the Aadhar card enrollment center
Step 6. After which you will be given a Notification slip
At the same time, all the information will be updated to 10 working days.
Update mobile number online:
If a user wants to update the second mobile number, then this process can be used. In this case, users will be sent a one-time password (OTP) to the mobile number, which will link to the Aadhar card.
Step 1. Visit the official UIDAI website, uidai.gov.in
Step 2. Click on ‘Update Aadhar card Detail (Online)’ option. This will redirect users to self-service portal
Step 3. Enter the required details and request an OTP
Step 4. Enter the OTP
Step 5: Under ‘Field Select to Update’, enter ‘Mobile Number’ and your new mobile number.