How to link Link Aadhaar to your Mobile Number! Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Tata Docomo, Reliance, BSNL, MTNL, Telenor: Some of you are maybe getting text messages from your mobile operator to link up your mobile number with Aadhaar Card. Now, if still, you are getting those types of messages then you must know that it is important to link up your mobile numbers with Aadhaar unless it will stop working. In this article, we will talk about the easy method which will make your work done in seconds. As you all may know that government is making sure that Aadhaar is to be mandatorily linked with bank accounts, mobile numbers, and savings schemes.
These are only a few in the list of services which will soon require Aadhaar seeding. Even, the reports are saying that after few years Aadhaar will become main sources of the identity of any Indian person. Now, the question is how to link Aadhaar Card to your Mobile Number. I think this is a very easy thing to do all you need to do is follow the given instruction below and you all can verify for sure.
Why linking Aadhaar card with your mobile numbers is important?
After a recent Supreme Court order vides no. 607/2016 dated 6th Feb 2017, the Department of Telecom (DoT) has issued instructions to all mobile service providers to update the customer’s Aadhaar number to his/her mobile number through a biometric process. This is only true for all prepaid and postpaid customers who have not activated their number through the new biometric-based e-KYC process. This means that, if you activated your Vodafone number by submitting forms and paper documents earlier, you will now need to update your Aadhaar number against your mobile number. The last date to complete this is February 6, 2018.
How to link Aadhaar to your Mobile number-
It is easy to link your Aadhaar to your mobile number and these below mention methods are going to help you out for sure. It doesn’t matter where you live, which operator you are using such as Idea, Airtel, Vodafone, etc. The verification process is quite same with each and every single Sim card.
- First of all, visit your nearest Sim Operator center with Active sim and Aadhar card. Example if you are a Vodafone user then visit nearest Vodafone retailer.
- You will receive a verification code on your mobile. Share this code with your retailer.
- Complete biometric validation on our e-KYC device by scanning your fingerprint.
- Your verification will be completed within 24 hours. You will receive an SMS for confirmation. Reply “NO” If you don’t want to verify your number.
Can I register my Number of Any other Aadhaar Card?
Now some questions are rising that “What if I am using my number on my father, mother, grandmother, grandfather’s name or someone else’s name and now they are not here or able to verify the number, in this case, what should I do? My number will get deactivate?” I think the answer is very simple if you have active numbers but you don’t have the Adhaar of that particular person who gave you that number then you can surely register number with your Aadhaar Card and the number will transfer in your name.