Aadhaar is a 12 digit unique code given to every citizen living in India. The Unique Identification Authority of India gathers demographic and biometric data of all the citizens in the country. This is started by the Government of India to know the population of people living in India.
Nowadays the necessary of aadhaar is massive. The Government of India asked the Indians to link their aadhaar card with a mobile number, bank account, other identity proofs etc. This is to make a proof and store the data safely for future use.
Even the Passport should be linked with the aadhaar number. This 12 digit stores all the data of every people such as fingerprints, name, address, eye scan, mobile number etc. This data is only authorized to the government people.
Due to heavy use of aadhaar card nowadays, some people will lose or misplace their aadhaar card. In such cases, there is no need to worry at all. People can get the duplicate copy from the web or can request it from the enrollment center.
Downloading from the aadhaar official website is the easiest and safest way for anyone to get a duplicate copy. The following information here will help you to know get the aadhaar card from the internet.
How to Download and take a printout of your aadhaar number?
Follow the step by step process to know every detail of the process.
Step 1: Visit the UIDAI official website to download the duplicate copy of your aadhaar card.
Step 2: On the main page, you’ll find “Enroll & Get Aadhaar” option on the main bar. Click on it. Here you have two options. If you know your enrollment ID or aadhaar number then you can click on Download Aadhaar option on the page.
Step 3: Select any option from -Enrollment Number or Aadhaar Number. Enter the required number, Full name, Pin Code, Security image shown on the screen and click on Get One time password option below.
Step 4: You’ll get an OTP for your registered mobile number. Do not delete it as it is useful for future references. So on the same page, you’ll find Step 2 enter the OTP in the given space and click on Validate and Download Option.
Your Aadhaar number will download automatically and be saved in the local space. Take a printout copy of any paper and use it anywhere as it is eligible to use it.
Here is another way of taking aadhaar card printout. If you have recently applied for the aadhaar number then you’ll get the enrollment ID. With that number, they will issue aadhaar number in a couple of days.
There is no need to take a printout of the plastic copy but on a plain paper is enough. Now the government has announced that even black and white aadhaar card copy printout is accepted at all the offices.
There were a couple of rumors that government has ordered all the citizens to print their aadhaar card on PVC cards but they have listed out and said that this is a fake news and some people are creating for unnecessary.
Indian Government ordered all the officials that whoever is charging more money to take aadhaar number on the PVC cards will be punished judicially.