Aadhar Card Update Online Process: The Supreme Court has said that linkage of PAN with Aadhaar is mandatory for filing of Income Tax returns. With the income tax filing deadline approaching, a lot of you may be looking to update their details on the Aadhaar Card. Here's how
How to update your Aadhar Card Details Online: The deadline for the mandatory linking of PAN cards with biometric ID Aadaar is drawing to a close. Supreme Court has made it mandatory that Income Tax returns will be filed with Aadhaar and the last date for linking PAN with Aadhaar is March 31, 2019.
However, many of us have still not updated our Aadhaar cards. It is necessary to validate your Aadhaar card with the correct information. Most of the Aadhaar cards do not have a registered mobile number or an email ID, because of which you cannot avail the services at ease.
How can we update the Aadhaar card?
To update your Aadhaar card you need to visit the nearest enrollment centre. No additional documents are required except your Aadhaar card. However, for getting corrections done, you may require submitting self-attested identity or address proofs. Using the online portal you can get your name, gender, DoB, address, mobile number and email updated.
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How to check Aadhar Card update online?
To check the updates you need to visit the link online -https://ssup.uidai.gov.in/web/guest/check-status. Through this portal, you can view your updates by entering your update request number and Aadhaar number. After visiting the enrollment centre it takes at least 7 to 10 workings day for your Aadhaar details to get updated.
Can you submit Aadhar Card Correction request through post or online portal?
Yes, you can submit a request either of the ways. You need to upload and submit the valid document related to change in name, date of birth, address correction. No documents are required in case of update or change of the mobile number or email ID.
Request for the update can be sent on one of the following addresses:
UIDAI – Post-Box No. 10, Chhindwara, Madhya Pradesh – 480001, / UIDAI – Post-Box No. 99, Banjara Hills, Hyderabad – 500034, India
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What are the reasons for your Aadhar Card update request rejection?
There are various reasons for the rejection. It can be one of the following:-
Submitting a wrong proof of Identity or a proof of address.
Submitting proof of Identity and address without getting it self-attested.
Mismatch in the document uploaded through online portal and the scanned copies of original documents.
Wrongly-filled mobile and Aadhaar number in the form.
Name mismatch in the documents.
What is the preferred language to submit the Aadhar Card document updates?
Mostly, for the demographic updates, whether through online or postal mode, you need to give a request in English as well as in local language in which your Aadhaar is generated. It is to be noted that no affidavit is accepted, only the valid documents which are listed in the UIDAI portal are accepted. There are 23 identity proofs and 34 address proofs listed in the portal. English is a preferred language for submitting correct details.
(Source inputs: UIDAI Portal)