Edit post Follow this blog Administration + Create my blog
Aadhaar News and Updates

Find here all latest new and updates related to Aadhaar Card

How to get a duplicate Aadhaar card | Online

As we know, the 12 digit unique identification number is now mandatory to be linked with all the other government official documents. In case you have lost your Aadhaar Card or it got stolen, it is possible to acquire a duplicate one through a simple procedure. If you have lost your Aadhaar number or you have lost or misplaced your acknowledgement slip that you have received at the time of registration, then you can download a duplicate copy of your Aadhaar card by visiting the UIDAI’s website.

Follow the below mentioned steps to get a duplicate Aadhaar card even if you have misplaced your Aadhaar card or you lost your enrolment ID:

Steps 1 – Visit the official website of UIDAI uidai.gov.in/search.html

Step 2 – Click on “Aadhaar Services” at the bottom right corner of your screen

Step 3 – You will be directed to the Aadhaar Kiosk Page

Step 4 – Click on “Get Aadhaar” 

Step 5 – Fill in the required information in order to acquire a duplicate Aadhaar card

Step 6 – Choose an option which reads

  • “You want to receive your lost – Aadhaar number (UID) or Enrolment Number (EID)

Step 7 – provide personal details such as

  • Full name – enter your full name in the space provided
  • Email ID / Mobile Number – It is important to provide your Email ID or Mobile Number which you have provided at the time of registration in order to receive your lost UID / EID

Step 8 – Enter 4 digit security that is displayed on the screen

Step 9 – Click on the OTP (One Time Password) button

Step 10 – Receive OTP at the Email ID or the mobile number you provided

Step 11 – Click on “Verify OTP” button

Step 12 – Your duplicate Aadhaar card will be downloaded in the form of PDF document

Step 13 – You can access the document by entering your PIN code as the password

Step 14 – Take a print out of the document, which will be your e – Aadhaar card

Also note that, e – Aadhaar card is as authentic as the traditional Aadhaar card. Also, the Aadhaar card print out is acceptable as a valid identity proof as well as proof of residence wherever it may be required as identification.


Share this post
To be informed of the latest articles, subscribe:
Comment on this post