Question: What If Adhar Card Is Lost?

How can I know my Aadhar card is original or lost?

Step 1: Visit the official Aadhaar website — resident.uidai.gov.in and select ‘Aadhaar Verify’ services.

Step 3: Enter the captcha given and click on send OTP or enter TOTP.

The OTP will be sent to the registered mobile number for the given Aadhaar number or VID..

How can I get Aadhar card by post?

Now as per the UIDAI website, one can get his/her Aadhaar card reprinted by paying a nominal fee of Rs 50 (inclusive of GST and speed post charges). The reprinted Aadhaar letter will be handed over to India Post within 5 working days to be delivered to your registered address via speed post.

Can someone misuse my Aadhar card Xerox?

So as per the rules, no fraudster can open a bank account against your name using your Aadhaar Card details without verification through biometric or OTP.

How can I download my Aadhar card without mobile number?

As mentioned above, it is not possible to download your Aadhaar card without registered mobile number. You will now need to visit the Aadhaar Enrolment Centre with acknowledgement number and get your mobile number updated. Also, you can use your biometrics to download your Aadhaar number.

Can someone hack my bank account with my Aadhar card?

Just as by merely knowing your ATM card number, no one can withdraw money from the ATM machine; by knowing your Aadhaar number alone, no one can hack into your bank account and withdraw money. … Aadhaar number alone cannot be used for banking or any other service.

Is Aadhaar mandatory?

Aadhar card has been made mandatory for passport applications or renewal. It is also mandatory for NRI or their bank accounts. Right now, Aadhaar is not mandatory for registering marriages, but it can be provided as a proof of identity.

Can we track Aadhar card?

Check the status of your Aadhar card online. This service is provided by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). Users can check status of their Aadhar card by entering enrolment number, date and time given on acknowledgement slip.

What should I do if I lost my Aadhar card?

Here’s a step-by-step guide on how to get your Aadhaar card reprinted.Step 1: Visit UIDAI’s website, www.uidai.gov.in.Step 2: Under the Aadhaar services, select ‘Order Aadhaar Reprint’. … Step 3: A new tab will open on your computer screen. … Step 4: An OTP will be sent to your registered mobile number.More items…•

Is duplicate Aadhaar card valid?

“The Aadhaar card or the downloaded Aadhaar card printed on ordinary paper is perfectly valid for all uses. … The printout of the downloaded Aadhaar card, even in black and white form, is as valid as the original Aadhaar card sent by UIDAI”, CEO of UIDAI, Dr Ajay Bhushan Pandey said.

Can we apply Aadhar card online?

The applicant will need to book an appointment and visit the enrollment center. You can also apply for an online aadhaar card, known as an e-aadhaar card, by visiting the official website of UIDAI. The first step for aadhaar card application is to search for an enrollment center nearby.

How can I block my Aadhar card?

Steps to Locking and Unlocking Aadhar Biometric Data OnlineVisit the UIDAI website and click on ‘Aadhaar Lock and Unlock Service’ under ‘My Aadhaar’ and ‘Aadhaar Services’Select ‘Lock UID’ to Lock your biometric data.Enter the 12-digit Aadhar Number that appears on your card.Enter your Full Name.Enter your Pincode.More items…

Can a lost Aadhar card be misused?

If misplaced or lost, your Aadhaar card can be misused by someone. However, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has a feature, which allows you to lock and unlock your Aadhaar number. … After this, your Aadhaar number can be used for authentication services only after you have unlocked it.

How can I download my lost Aadhar card?

Follow these steps for Aadhar card download:Step 1: Visit Aadhaar website https://resident.uidai.gov.in/lost-uideid.Step 2: Enter your full name and either your registered e-mail ID or mobile number and the security code.Step 3: Click the “Send OTP” button.More items…•

How can I replace my lost Aadhar card?

You are required to visit website www.uidai.gov.in to download the duplicate copy of Aadhaar. The UIDAI website provides this option under the ‘Aadhaar Online Services’ Head. One can click on the option ‘Retrieve Lost UID/EID’. The website will direct you to another page.

Can anyone misuse my Aadhar number?

According to the UIDAI, by getting the details of the Aadhaar number, no one can harm any individual. It’s just like any other identity documents such as passport, voter ID, PAN card, driving license, etc, in fact, Aadhaar is a verifiable document and the most trusted one.