Virtual ID Card Aadhaar is the main proof of identity nowadays. Everywhere you want to submit your KYC details, you have to provide your Aadhaar number. Keeping Aadhaar number public is not a good choice as Aadhaar contains sensitive information like your bank details. However, UIDAI is now giving you the option to keep your Aadhaar number private. You need to generate VID and use it as your Aadhaar number. VID stands for Virtual ID. It is a temporary 16 digit number randomly mapped with your Aadhaar number. You can change your Virtual ID and generate a new one at any time. The concept of Virtual ID is a useful security feature for your Aadhaar number introduced by UIDAI. The process of generation of VID is simple. To Generate your VID, just follow the steps below. Steps for generating VID: First of all, visit https://uidai.gov.in on any browser and go to section
How to Apply for Aadhaar Card ? Aadhaar is a 12-digit unique identification number issued by the Indian government to every individual resident of India. Any person can choose to apply for Aadhaar. Similarly, agencies providing benefits and services may choose to use Aadhaar in their systems and may require that their beneficiaries or customers provide their Aadhaar for these services. In order to apply for a new Aadhar letter, one have to physically go to the Aadhaar card enrollment center with/without an appointment. Online appointment for Aadhaar card Enrollment has been started on a trial basis at selected Enrollment Centers. Information required to apply for Aadhaar card: Demographic information required: Name Date of Birth Gender Address Parent/Guardian details (required for children, adults may provide) Contact details phone and email (optional) Bio-metric Information required: Photo 10 finger prints Iris Please carry all the documents mentioned above with original. One may or may not link their contact details like mobile number and email as they are optional to provide while applying for a new
What is Aadhaar/Adhar Card ? Aadhaar Card, also misspelled as Adhar Card or Aadhar Card or Adhaar Card, is a 12 digit unique identification number issued by India government to every individual resident of India based on their bio-metric or demographic data. Aadhaar is a Hindi word and has a meaning of 'Foundation' or 'Base'. The Unique Identification Authority of India(UIDAI) which works under the Planning Commission of India, is responsible for managing Aadhaar cards/letters. However the journey of Aadhaar was started on February 7, 2012 when UIDAI launched an online verification system for Aadhaar numbers. The system enables banks, telecom companies and all governmental departments to verify if a person is a resident of India or not just by entering a unique identification number. After that, on November 26, 2012 Prime Minister Manmohan Singh launched a direct Aadhaar-linked benefit transfer scheme by directly transferring money to the residents' bank account.
Check Aadhaar Authentication History Online Aadhaar is now a main proof of identity. Everywhere we want to submit KYC details, we need to provide our Aadhaar details. However, we can check Aadhaar authentication history online and can complain about an unrecognized use of Aadhaar details. Here, I am sharing the procedures to check Aadhaar usage details online. Hope this article may help you. Steps to check Aadhaar card authentication history online: First of all, visit here https://resident.uidai.gov.in/notification-aadhaar Enter your Aadhaar number(UID) or Virtual ID(VID)