How to get Aadhar Card for NRI
The Central Government announced that the NRI (non resident Indians) will also be issued Aadhaar card. The Aadhaar card was earlier known as Unique Identification card or UID. Unique identification project was initially conceived by the Planning Commission as an initiative that would provide identification for each resident across the country and would be used primarily as the basis for efficient delivery of welfare services. This card is being put forth as a national identity and will carry a unique sixteen digit number affiliated to each individual. The provision of Aadhar card was only for the Indian residents. But now, keeping in view the connection of NRI with the country, the government has added a special provision of issuing this card to the non resident Indians as well.
The specialty of an Aadhar card is that the number given is connected to the centralized data base. This data base includes biometric, demographic and other relevant information, which is necessary for identifying a person. The information about Non resident Indians will make database of unique identification authority of India more accurate and rich. The Aadhaar card project is making huge progress in India and with new scheme coming it will be famous all around the world. The government efford for the Indian citizens are paying off.
The process and requirements for the aadhaar card for NRI is similar to the Indian citizens. The Steps for registrations of Aadhar card for NRI are following:
- Verification of documents: The first you will require all your documents that are to be submitted (photocopy of document) for establishing your identity as an NRI. All the documents will going to be check by the officials Along with documents such as birth certificate, school certificate and photo identity card, an NRI will also have to produce his connection with America or other country of which he is holding the Green card. Other documents related to his stay and service in the foreign land can also be expected to be produced in case of query. These documents are mandatory for all the candidants.
- Finger tip biometric scanning: The officials will perform biometric scanning of all the ten fingers which would be considered important for establishing perfect identity. Biometric scan will make your identification more accurate and unique. For this, the person will have to come down to the Aadhar card enrolment center personally. The candidants can come to any enrolment certer across India for the biometric scan. This data will be stored in the government database of the citizen.
- Biometric scanning of Iris: Apart from finger tips, your Iris will be scanned for further making a perfect identity. The biometeric iris sanning will also take place in the aadhaar enrolment center along with the finger. These scans will make our identity unique in the huge population of India.
- Photograph: Lastly your photograph will be taken by the web-cam and added to the overall Aadhar card documents. With this your official documents will be completed and you will be for the Aadhaar card at the unique identification authority of India.
Your aadhaar card will depart from the office within three months. You can check your aadhaar card status online here and you can also download your aadhaar card online here. The aadhaar card of non resident Indians wil also take same amount of time as the resident Indians aadhaar card.
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