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Know How To Add Mobile Number To Aadhaar

Bhubaneswar: Aadhaar is now the most sought after document when it comes for complying with various KYC norms especially in banks or for any other official/government works. Many people across the country often find it hard to make changes in their demographics or even adding a mobile number to Aadhaar. Official sources said adding a […]

Now Carry Aadhaar Card In Your Wallet: Tips To Apply For PVC Card Online

Bhubaneswar: Aadhaar card is now one of the most important documents used in every official work. However, most people were finding it hard to carry the crucial document with them. In a bid to resolve such issues, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has introduced the Aadhaar in the form of polyvinyl chloride (PVC) […]

125 Crore Aadhaar Cards Issued Till Now: Govt

New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has announced a milestone of sorts with the total number of Aadhaar cards issued so far crossing the 1.25 billion mark. With this, 125 crore residents of the country have received their own 12-digit unique identity number since the service was rolled out in 2009, the […]

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Odisha To Open Aadhaar Centres At Hospitals

Bhubaneswar: Odisha government on Tuesday decided to open Aadhaar facilitation centres at hospitals and urban local bodies for the generation of the 12-digit unique identity at the time of birth and issue of birth certificates. This was decided at the State Level Unique Identification Implementation Committee Meeting held under the chairmanship of Chief Secretary A […]

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UIDAI, DoT clarify on disconnection of SIM cards issued through Aadhaar

New Delhi: After reports of disconnection of 50 crore mobile numbers issued through Aadhaar identification spread panic among the people, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Thursday clarified that those reports are completely untrue and imaginary. It further advised that there is absolutely no reason for panic or fear at all. In a […]

UIDAI plans Aadhaar Seva Kendras in 53 cities

New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) plans to set up ‘Aadhaar Seva Kendras’, similar to the concept of Passport Seva Kendras, covering 53 cities across India at an estimated project cost of Rs 300-400 crore, official sources said. These proposed Aadhaar centres, meant to facilitate enrolment, updation and other activities, will be […]

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UPSC Website, UIDAI Aadhaar Software Hacked!

Just before a few hours prior to the release of the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) Civil Services Mains 2018 admit card, a few UPSC aspirants started sharing screenshots of the website on Twitter raising questions on whether the website has been hacked. As per sources, the website handled by the government was hacked last […]

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UIDAI issues important circular on admission of students in schools

New Delhi: In a major development, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has asserted that schools cannot refuse admission to students for lack of Aadhaar, and termed denial on such grounds as “invalid”. It has also exhorted schools to co-ordinate with local banks, post offices, state education department and district administration, to facilitate special […]

UIDAI announces phased rollout of face authentication with telcos from September 15

Aadhaar-issuing body UIDAI has finally announced a phased rollout of face recognition feature as an additional mode of authentication, starting with telecom service providers from September 15. The Authority had earlier planned to roll out face recognition feature from July 1, a target that was later pushed to August 1. It has also proposed a […]

Questions on privacy as UIDAI says, ‘Never asked For Helpline to be Added to Phones’

Bhubaneswar: Is 1800-300-1947 number autosaved as UIDAI in the contact list of your android mobile phone? If yes, then you certainly need to fret as Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Friday claimed it has nothing to do with insertion of the number to the contact lists of mobile phones. UIDAI’s response came in […]

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UIDAI Aadhaar Recruitment 2018: Apply Now for various posts; HURRY

Bhubaneswar/Ranchi: In what could be a good news for candidates awaiting a job, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has released a notification for the recruitment of Stenographer, Private Secretary, Senior Accounts Officer and Deputy Director vacancies. Interested and eligible candidates should apply for the vacancies on or before last date of application,i.e., April 20, […]

UIDAI cautions against using plastic, laminated Aadhaar cards

New Delhi: The UIDAI has cautioned the public against going for plastic or laminated Aadhaar smart cards saying their unauthorised printing could render the QR code dysfunctional or even expose personal data without an individual’s informed consent. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) asserted that the Aadhaar letter, its cutaway portion, downloaded versions of […]

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This is how UIDAI's 'Virtual ID' for Aadhaar will work

New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on Wednesday introduced ‘Virtual ID’ (VID) to safeguard Aadhaar cardholders’ data. VID will be a 16-digit, randomly-generated number which can be used for authentication instead of the original Aadhaar number, according to UIDAI. This is how VID works: VID will be a temporary, revocable 16-digit random […]

UIDAI allows Airtel to resume Aadhaar-based e-KYC services

New Delhi: The Unique Identification Authority of India, (UIDAI) which had temporarily suspended telecom major Bharti Airtel and Airtel Payments Bank’s “Aadhaar linked e-KYC” services for alleged misuse has now allowed it to resume services. “Further to our statement dated December 16, 2017, we would like to confirm that the UIDAI has allowed Bharti Airtel […]

UIDAI : About Half Of All PAN Cards Linked To Aadhaar So Far

New Delhi: Nearly 14 crore out of the 30 crore Permanent Account Numbers (PAN) have so far been linked to the national digital identity-Aadhaar, according to a top government official. The situation on linking of bank accounts to the biometric identifier is better, with 70 percent of estimated over 100 crore accounts already been seeded, […]