How to link your Aadhaar card with your mobile number from home - Kashmir Student Alerts


Sunday, 31 January 2021

How to link your Aadhaar card with your mobile number from home

How to Link Aadhar with Mobile Number

Steps to Link Aadhaar with Mobile Number through OTP

Mobile subscribers can link their number with Aadhar and re-verify it through OTP-based method as well. However, only those customers who already have their mobile numbers linked with Aadhaar will be able to use this re-verification method. Users will have to follow the offline process to link their SIM card with Aadhaar by visiting a retailer or a store in case their number is not linked with Aadhaar. Here’s how you can link Aadhaar with your mobile number through OTP:

Step 1: Call 14546* from your mobile number
Step 2: Choose whether you are an Indian or an NRI
Step 3: Give your consent to re-verify Aadhaar by pressing 1
Step 4: Enter your 12-digit Aadhaar number and confirm it by pressing 1
Step 5: An OTP is generated and sent to the registered mobile number
Step 6: Give consent to your operator to access your name, photo and DOB from UIDAI
Step 7: IVR reads out the last 4 digits of your mobile number
Step 8: If correct, enter the OTP received
Step 9: Press 1 to complete the process

Steps to Link Aadhaar with Mobile Number by Visiting the Store/Retailer

Linking Aadhaar number with sim card number is mandatory now as per the government and Supreme Court. To link your Aadhaar with your phone number, you will have to visit your service provider’s outlet. Follow the process mentioned below to link your Aadhaar with mobile number easily:

Step 1: Visit your telecom operator’s outlet/store.
Step 2: Carry a self-attested copy of your Aadhaar card.
Step 3: Provide your mobile number.
Step 4: The store executive will send an OTP to the mobile number that has to be linked.
Step 5: Provide the OTP to the executive for verification.
Step 6: Now provide your fingerprint to the executive.
Step 7: You will receive a confirmation SMS from your telecom operator.
Step 8: Reply ‘Y’ to complete the e-KYC process.