Link Aadhaar with Mobile Number through Call
How to Link Aadhaar Card with Mobile Number Online through App or IRIS or SMS? – So you might be aware that Linking Aadhaar Card or Aadhaar Number with Mobile Number is now compulsory. This is applicable to each and every Indian Customer using Indian Telecom Operator Services. We already posted How to Link Aadhaar Card to Mobile Number Online or Offline? But many people faced issues because of lack of Offline Retailers or Agents doing this and even sometimes the fingerprints weren’t matching. So to avoid such problems and to facilitate this task, Government came up with three new methods which in now currently in action.
- 1 Link Aadhaar with Mobile Number through Call
Last Date to Link Aadhaar with Mobile Number is extended to 31st March 2018 and New Method “Re-verification through Call & OTP SMS” is Live Now! Video Guide Added below!
In this Article, we will guide you on How to Link Aadhaar Card with Mobile Number Online through App or SMS i.e., OTP or through IRIS Scan System. So read the full guide very carefully.
New Methods for Aadhaar SIM Linking
So to avoid the issues caused due to the initial method of Linking Aadhaar SIM Cards, Government asks Mobile Operators to come up with SMS based or OTP (One Time Password) based verification System. Here are the new methods:
- IVRS (Interactive Voice Response System) Call
- App Based Re-Verification
- SMS or OTP Based Re-Verification
Since many aged people faced issues in visiting offline retailers and getting the re-verification done, now these new methods facilitate the re-verification process. Sitting at home, through Mobile Phone, one can easily Link their Aadhaar with their Active SIM Cards or Mobile Numbers. We will see How to do so in this article.
Features of New Methods of Re-verification
- Easily link Aaadhaar card with Mobile Number Online from App or through SMS or through call sitting at home.
- No need to do fingerprint verification.
- No need to visit any retailer or agent and give your Information such as Aadhaar Card and it’s linked data.
- Improvised Privacy Protection. (No data sharing with any other Local People such as Retailers, Shop Owners)
- No need to pay any fees, it’s free, easy and instant.
- Outstation people can too do re-verification of their Home Circle SIM Cards sitting anywhere in India. 😍
Re-Verification through Call: Requirements
Here is the list of required things for Linking Aadhaar with Mobile Number Online through Call or OTP SMS:
- Aadhaar Card or Number
- Aadhaar Card should have a linked Mobile Number for OTP Verification
- Mobile Number linked with Aadhaar Card to Get the OTP (Must) (This is the Mobile Number registered with Aadhaar Card i.e., You might have given any Mobile Number while you applied for your Aadhaar Card.)
- UID Recipient Number (which will be Provided by Operator)
It’s necessary that your Aadhaar Card should have any linked or registered mobile number. This is for receiving OTP when you do re-verification using new methods. You will receive OTP on your Mobile Number registered with your Aadhaar Card. If you haven’t yet registered or linked Mobile Number to Aadhaar Card then read this: How to Change Mobile Number in Aadhaar Card Online?
Check the Step-by-Step Guide below to understand the method and process very easily.
Steps to Link Aadhaar Card with Mobile Number through Call
NOTE: For all the Operators or SIM Cards, the “Aadhaar SIM Linking through Call” Process is Same and Common. So you can use the same guide to Link Aadhaar Card with any Indian Mobile Number. You can do Idea Aadhar Update, Vodafone Aadhar Update, Airtel Aadhar Update, etc. right through the given guide.
Before starting to follow this process, make sure you have your Aadhaar Number and Aadhaar Registered Mobile Number in hand because this method includes making a call to Aadhaar Mobile Linking Number. You have to submit your Aadhaar Card and OTP on the call itself. So make the proper arrangement and then start with the steps:
Step – 1: First of all, Open Phone Dialer and Call to the given Toll-Free IVRS number from the Mobile Number which you want to Re-verify.
Re-verification Number or Aadhar Link IVRS Number: 14546
Step – 2: You will hear an automated voice (lady’s voice) giving you some details. Just after hearing. Press 1 when it asks whether you are Indian Resident or not?
Step – 3: Now just listen to the Disclaimer and then Press 1 when asked if you have Aadhaar Number or not?
Step – 4: Wait for a Beep and then enter your 12 Digit Aadhaar Card Number through Dailer Pad. To confirm the Aadhaar Card number you entered, Press 1 key again.
Step – 5: Your Aadhaar Card Registered Mobile Number will receive an SMS containing OTP of 6 Digits from Aadhaar Portal. Just check the OTP, and wait for the Beep and then enter the OTP on the Call itself through Dialer Pad.
Step – 6: Then again confirm the OTP by Pressing 1. Upon successful OTP Verification, the Re-verification Process completes. This is it. You will soon receive Confirmation SMS on the Status of your Aadhaar Card Mobile Number Linking.
So isn’t this a Straightaway and the easiest way to Link Aadhar with Mobile Number from Home? Do share this with your friends if you liked this tutorial. 😉
UPDATE: Last Date of Aadhaar Mobile Linking or Re-verification is Extended and now it is 31st March 2018.
Check the Guides for Different Operators:
For Airtel, Jio, Reliance, Aircel, Uninor, etc. Users:
For Idea Users:
For Vodafone Users:
Re-Verification through SMS OTP Method
Here are Basic Steps on How to Link Aadhaar Card with Mobile Number through SMS OTP Method:
Step – 1: Your Network or Operator (Idea, Vodafone, Airtel, Jio, etc.) will provide you with the UID Recipient Number. Just Send Aadhaar Card Number using SMS on UID Number from your Mobile Number which you want to Re-verify.
Step – 2: Your Network or Operator will do the Demographic Verification of the Number and the will send the OTP request to UIDAI Portal. You will receive an OTP on your Mobile Number from UIDAI.
Step – 3: Just send this OTP to the Registered Mobile Number. (More details on this step will be added once this method is Live)
Step – 4: Yahoo! That’s it. Your Re-verification is Done! Your Aadhaar Card is now linked to your Mobile Number. Follow the same steps for all your Mobile Number’s Re-verification.
Frequently Asked Questions
- Visiting Offline Retailer or Agent (Guide Link)
- Online through App
- Through SMS or OTP
- IRIS Scan
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