Documents required for Aadhar Card

Documents to apply or enroll for eAadhaar card

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  • Voter ID
  • Passport
  • Ration or PDS card
  • PAN Card
  • Driving license
  • Arms License
  • Govt. Photo Identification Card
  • Photo credit card
  • ECHS/CGHS Card
  • Photo ATM Card
  • Pensioner Card
  • Photo ID by the Recognized Educational Centers
  • Freedom Fighter Card
  • NREGS-Job Card
  • Kissan Passbook
  • Address Card with Photo & Name issued from Posts Department
  • ID Certificate with photo issued from Grade I Gazetted Officer


Address Proof Documents: 

  • Voter ID
  • Bank Statement/ Passbook
  • Passport
  • Ration Card
  • Driving License
  • Post Office Account Statement/Passbook
  • Government Photo ID cards
  • Electricity Bill (must be recent and not less than 3 month old)
  • Water bill (it should also be recent and not less than 03 month old)
  • Property Tax Receipt (not older than 3 months)
  • Signed Letter having Photo from Bank on letterhead
  • Insurance Policy
  • Pensioner Card
  • Arms License
  • Kissan Passbook
  • Freedom Fighter Card
  • Credit Card Statement (not older than 3 months)
  • NREGS Job Card
  • CGHS / ECHS Card
  • Telephone Landline Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Vehicle Registration Certificate
  • Certificate of Address having photo issued by MP or MLA or Group A Gazetted Officer Reg
  • Rent / Lease/ Registered Saleagreement

If you do not have any of the above documents you can take help of introducers to get the Aadhaar card.

Update Aadhar Card Data Online

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Aadhaar is a 12 digit number which will serve as a proof of identity and address, anywhere in India,issued by the Unique Identification Authority of Indiaon behalf of the Government of India.

Aadhar Data can easily updated through Aadhaar Self Service Update Portal. Aadhaar Self Service Update Portal is resident friendly ecosystem and self service update portal is one of  the various touch points to update their profile.

This portal provide service to any resident via mobile number (Mobile number is mandatory to receive password for login)

Aadhar Data that can be updated :

This portal can’t update all data of the resident. List of Data that can be update through this portal is below.
  • Name
  • Address
  • Gender
  • Date of birth
  • Mobile number

Documents to Update :

  • Proof of Identity (Passport, PAN Card, Ration/ PDS Photo Card, Voter ID, Driving License etc..)
  • Proof of Address (Ration Card, Voter ID, Driving License, Passport, Bank Statement/ Passbook, Credit Card etc..)
  • Proof of Date of Birth (Birth Certificate, SSLC Book/Certificate, Passport etc..)
Please click here for a nationally valid list of document.

Steps to update :

  • Click here to go to login portal. 
  • Enter your mobile number that you declared at the time of enrolment and click <Send OTP> (you will get a password on your mobile number which will be used only one time called one time password).
  • Enter captcha and OTP to login to the Update Portal. 
  • Select one or more field that you want to update. 
  • Fill the current Information in your preferable language.
  • Depending upon field attach self attached attested documents.
  • Review your information and make changes if any .
  • Submit your update.

How to register an Aadhar Card?

Aadhaar card is a System introduced by the government of India to recognize the citizen of the country through a Unique Number (UID). As per the need of the hour, it is mandid for everyone to Register an Aadhar card as this will be the only guiding medium for all the services rendered in our country. This will allow us to get subsidies, This will be used for Identification for all the Official purposes in our country.

Here are the steps for Registering an Aadhaar Card :

  • All you need to do is to visit the nearest Enrollment Camp mostly Indian Post with certain legal documents to register for an Aadhaar.
  • You need to provide photograph and biometric scanning of ten fingerprints and eye impressions (Iris Scan)
  • The Enrolling agency gives us an enrolment number upon completion.
  • Residents will be issued an Aadhar number within 20 to 30 days of registration date.


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How to check your Aadhar UID Card Enrollment Status Online?

Checking your Aadhar UID Card Enrollment Status

Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is scheming Unique Identification Number or UID, Aadhar Card status can be effortlessly checked by providing the Enrollment Number, Date and Time provided on the time of enrollment in Aadhar Card system.


Aadhar is a 12 digit number which will provide a proof of identity and address, wherever in India, issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India on behalf of the Government of India.

It is an arbitrary exclusive number for each candidate irrespective of name, age, address or religion etc.

Aadhar will be verifiable with no trouble in an online, lucrative way exclusive and tough enough to eradicate the huge number of replica and counterfeit identities in government and confidential databases and associated to the basic demographics and biometric information photograph, fingerprints and iris of each occupant.


How to Check Status: 

To Check the AADHAR UID Status you may follow the steps mentioned below:

You can check your Aadhar UID card enrollment status online by entering the 14 digit enrollment number and the enrollment date and time at UIDAI official

Website: or

Check Aadhaar Card Status through SMS

How to Check the Aadhaar Card status through Mobile

Mobile phone is available with everyone nowdays. So even if we can’t check the Aadhar card status Online, we can check it on our mobile phone through SMS. All we have to do is send an SMS from our phone, asking about the status of our UID card and it will revert us back with the status of our Aadhaar Card.

To check the Aadhaar card status through sms, we have to use our Aadhaar enrollment number and send it by SMS to the below given number of Aadhar authority. If the Unique Identification Number have been generated then we will receive our UID number as a reply.

Follow these steps for receiving Aadhaar Status through SMS on Mobile


UID STATUS <14 Digit enrollment number>

and send it to 51969