This section answers to the six most searched questions related to UIDAI’s Aadhaar.
Q.1. I have not received my Aadhar Card even after 1 or more year(s). What to do now?
Ans. All those who have enrolled for their Aadhaar Number and have not received their Aadhaar letter for any reason can now download their electronic Aadhaar letter.
This e-Aadhaar letter is valid at every place where the original Aadhaar letter is accepted across the country.
Q.2. The details printed on my Aadhaar letter are incorrect. How to correct them?
Ans. If you have found any incorrect details on your Aadhaar Number, you can now request for modifying or changing your details like Date of Birth, Gender, Address, etc.
Q.3. Can I apply for my Aadhaar number online? If yes, then how?
Ans. You cannot enroll for Aadhaar online, you can only book appointment online for enrolling. Your physical presence at the enrollment centre is must.
Q.4. I live in xyz place and what is the nearest enrollment centre for me?
Ans. You can search for a nearby enrollment centre through the website. It will only show the places where the enrollment process is undergoing.
Q.5. I have lost my Aadhar Card. How can I get a new one?
Ans. You can use your e-Aadhaar letter by downloading it from the website or can request for another Aadhaar letter.
Q.6. What are the places where I can use my Aadhaar Card?
Ans. The Indian Government is doing every possible work to ensure that Aadhaar is accepted as a valid ID proof in various departments including the private firms. Many banks have started to accept it and others are in the process of accepting it. Besides banks, telecom companies like Airtel, Vodafone have already announced to accept Aadhaar. Aadhaar can be used in ticket booking, direct cash transfer schemes, etc.