Monday, 20 July 2015

How to Link Aadhaar Number with your Benefit Cards

Now Indian citizens can link their aadhaar card numbers with many beneficial schemes of Government of India like:
  1. Scholarships
  2. Pension ID
  3. MNREGA Job card
  4. LPG Subsidy
  5. Other schemes like DigiLocker to be announced by GOI.
Every Indian Citizen can submit the aadhaar seeding application with Unique Identification Authority of India by following 4 easy steps below:

  1. Enter Location Details in the above link.
  2. Chose the Benefit Type. Only the benefit type which is currently available in your location will be visible to you.
  3. Now you are to enter your email ID, Mobile Number and 12 digit Aadhaar Number.
  4. You will receive OTP (one time password) on the Mobile Number entered by you. Please ensure that your mobile number is active at the time of seeding the aadhaar number.
  5. Enter the OTP and the security code displayed on the screen.
You are done. You will receive the following message on your mobile number:

"Your request is registered. The concerned authority will verify and confirm back to you.

You can also link your Aadhaar Number by sending SMS to 51969 as per details here

Note by Author: To avails various facilities online under Digital India the Aadhaar Card holders are advised in their own interest that their Aadhaar Number is duly updated for Email ID and Mobile Number. They should also ensure that there is no conflict in the information under Aadhaar ID and ID under Benefit Cards like LPG, Scholarships.