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Aadhaar is a project from the government of India under which the residents of this country will be given a unique identification number (UID). The Aadhaar number is a 12 digit unique number for every single individual whose uniqueness is determined through the biometric (fingerprints, iris scan, photograph) and demographic (residential address) details of the individuals.

The Unique Identification?Authority of India (UIDAI) is the regulatory body for Aadhaar.

?Any resident of this country including infants can enrol for Aadhaar. Even NRIs and foreign citizens residing in India can also enrol for Aadhaar.

?As per the UIDAI facts Aadhaar is not a card rather it is a number which is unique for every beneficiary.

Aadhaar is not a compulsory scheme but a voluntary based scheme and anyone can enrol for Aadhaar. Recently aadhaar card has become compulsory for certain utilities like LPG ,CGHS,Railways etc.

No fee is charged at any stage under this scheme. Aadhaar is free for everyone and no fee will be charged at any time in the future as well.

Visit any authorised Aadhaar enrolment centre nearby you with some documents of your identity and address proof where you will need to fill up the Aadhaar enrolment form and give your biometric and demographic details. After which you will get an acknowledgement slip which will be used to track your Aadhaar status. This completes the process of getting your Aadhaar number, the rest is up to UIDAI which will send you your Aadhaar letter after some time.

You need to bring Proof of Identity (PoI) and Proof of Address (PoA) documents at the enrolment centre.

It is possible to track your Aadhaar status online. For this you need to have the Enrolment No. and Date Time with you which were provided to you at the time of enrolment/registration in the form of acknowledgement slip. Both fields of the form are mandatory and you must ensure that you insert the fields in correct format which is shown just below the input field box. Besides these you must?enter the image-text shown on the page in the third field. After filling all the entries click on the ?Check Status? button.

You can?contact to UIDAI through any of the following means:Telephone Number: 1800-300-1947 (Toll-free) Fax: 080-2353 1947 Mailing Address: PO Box 1947, GPO Bangalore ? 560001 Email Address: help@uidai.gov.in and ?aadhaarcard@in.com

Your Aadhaar Number will serve as the single source for your identification that can be used in various services like ticket booking, opening of bank accounts, transfer of welfare payments etc. Aadhaar will help the poor and needy people into the proper banking system, give them chance get benefits from the services provided by the government and the private sector. It will provide migrants mobility of identity.

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For updating information on Aadhaar card please visit https://resident.uidai.net.in/check-aadhaar-status.

Residents can contact Helpline number: 1800 3001947, FAX 080-23531947 or Send letter to P.O. Box number 1947, Bengaluru - 560 001 or E-mail - help@uidai.gov.in Also residents can visit https://resident.uidai.net.in/check-aadhaar-status to check the status of Aadhaar Card.

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