Aadhaar cards issusing authority of India, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) now directing citizens to update their mobile number or add one to their 12-digit biometric Aadhaar card. This would ensure them to avail services like Government & Non-Government services, Subsidy Benefits, Pensions, Scholarships, Social Benefits, Banking services, Insurance services, Taxation services, Education, Employment, Healthcare etc.
Apart from this, with registered mobile number, a citizen will be able to update their Aadhaar card seamlessly and hassle free. Although the UIDAI allows updation of Aadhaar card without registered mobile number, the mentioned services will be best enjoyable when fed in the biometric.
Digital India via Twitter said, “#SmartTips | Mobile number update in #Aadhaar requires mandatory biometric authentication by the Aadhaar holder. Visit any nearby Aadhaar Kendra to get your mobile number updated in Aadhaar. The process is fulfilled without any document submission.”
UIDAI tweeted saying, “If you have your Aadhaar Registered Mobile number, you can check your Aadhaar authentication history online from: https://resident.uidai.gov.in/notification-aadhaar …. #AddMobileInAadhaar.” Thereby, it is always advisable to register your mobile number with Aadhaar card.
If you have not registered your Mobile number while enrolling for Aadhaar, you are required to visit a Permanent Enrolment Centre to get it registered. Once you visit enrolment centre, fill out a Aadhaar correction form. This time mention your current usable mobile number…….Read More>>