How to Link Aadhaar with Sim Card | Link Aadhaar Card with Airtel,Vodafone,Idea,Jio,Tata,BSNL,Aircel,Reliance,MTS,MTNL Sim | Link Aadhaar Card with Mobile/Phone Number
Recently, you might have received automated calls from your operator regarding linking aadhaar card with your Phone number. Many Telecom companies are also displaying notifications on their websites to inform users. Users are being requested to visit the nearest store to complete the KYC (Know your Customer) process. All Telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Jio, Tata, BSNL, Aircel, Reliance, MTS and MTNL are asking their existing customers to complete this process. We have a latest and Good news regarding this process, very soon users will be able to Link their Aadhaar Card with Sim (Mobile/Phone Number) online. This means that you need not to visit the office for verification.
Aadhaar & Mobile Phone Number Online Linking process is going to be introduced very soon. This is verified news. As per news sources, our government is working on an online service that will enable e-KYC via OTP. This simply means that rather than visiting the Telecom company office, users will be able to Verify or Submit their Aadhaar details using One Time Password Method.
Do you Know – The Deadline to Link All Mobile Phone Numbers with Aadhaar Card is 6th February 2018
Aadhaar Card – Mobile Phone Number Linking Online using OTP (One Time Password)
Government is going to release an App for User verification purpose. Using this app, users can easily link Aadhaar Card with their respective Sim Card. The technology behind this app is quite common. In simple terms, we call it OTP i.e. One Time Password.
From December 2017 onwards, Mobile Phone users need not to visit the retailer stores to complete the verification process. From 1st December users will be able to complete this process at the ease of their homes. The verification will be done on the basis of One Time Password rather than Biometric Details.
Recently on twitter, UIDAI published this post –
So, it’s clear that the news is official and verified. It will interesting to find out whether the linking process will be done via app only or will UIDAI release any online service at their portal also.
Link Aadhaar with Sim Card using OTP via Mobile App
Once the official app is released, users will have to follow these steps –
- Visit the Play Store/Apple Store
- Download the UIDAI Aadhaar-Sim Card Linking App
- Install the App
- Once the App is installed, you need to open it up
- Within the App users will see “Verification” or “e-KYC” on similar option
- Tapping on this link will initiate the verification process
- Users will be asked to give permissions like “Sending & Receiving SMS” etc.
- After this an SMS will be automatically sent from your Phone Number and Soon an OTP will be received
- App will automatically check and match the OTP with records
- if everything goes well, you number will be successfully verified
Verify Mobile & Aadhaar Number Online
Kindly Understand that this process is valid of All Telecom operators. Here is the list of Top Telecom operators in the country –
If you have sim card of any of these or other companies you can follow the above given process to verify your mobile number or link your phone number with Aadhaar Card