How to add or update a mobile number on the Aadhaar card

Aadhaar is a unique 12-digit identity number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). It is one of the most accepted documents which serves as proof of identity and address in India. According to the official website, people can now update their name, date of birth, gender, address and language online. But, for other updates such as biometric updates or cell phone number linking, residents should visit Aadhaar Seva Kendra.

You can check the update history of your Aadhaar using your Aadhaar OR VID number with OTP received on your registered mobile number.
Will you be billed? 50 for the mobile update, with or without other demographic updates. To see how, please scan the QR code, ”UIDAI said in a tweet.

Do you know how to locate the nearest Aadhaar center? Follow the steps below to locate the nearest Aadhaar center and update your cell phone number.

How to add or update a mobile number on the Aadhaar card

To add your mobile number to Aadhaar, you can visit any Aadhaar / Aadhaar Seva Kendra Registration Center.

Steps you can follow to add or update your mobile number on Aadhaar card

Step 1: First of all, open any browser and visit the official UIDAI website,

2nd step: Then, on the home page, tap My Aadhaar, a menu drop will appear.

Step 3: Now under Get Aadhaar click on Locate an enrollment center.

Step 4: On the new screen, you will have three options:

  • state
  • Postal code (PIN)
  • Search bar

Step 5: Select any option (State, postal code (PIN) or search field), enter the Captcha code, and click on Locate a center.

Step 6: A list of Aadhaar Registration Center will appear on the screen.

Step 7: Now you just need to visit the Aadhaar / Aadhaar Seva Kendra Registration Center with your Aadhaar card.

Step 8: On the Aadhaar registration form mention your mobile number.

Step 9: Submit the form to the executive and authenticate your details by providing your biometrics.

However, no document is required to add / update the mobile number in Aadhaar. Only, the holder of Aadhaar must be present at the center for biometric authentication. Individuals have to pay a fee of Rs 50 per update request for one or more demographic updates at a time.

READ | Aadhaar card registration: here is the list of information that a person must provide

READ | What documents are required for the Aadhaar card?

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