Once you register for Aadhaar card, you don’t have to go again to any government office and stand in a queue to check Aadhaar status or to follow up. Government of India is leveraging the skills of the IT professionals and hence we have this facility online! What you only need to do is just open the UIDAI Portal link and the Aadhaar status will be just a few clicks away. If you are looking for information on Aadhaar card, read my earlier post here, then you can come back on this page to check the Aadhaar status.
What you need to have to Check Aadhaar Status
To check the aadhaar status all you need is the Enrollment No. and Date-Time which you will find in the acknowledgement slip you received at the time of enrollment/registration. Below is the step by step guide with a pictorial demonstration.
How to Check Aadhaar Status Online
Go to the UIDAI Portal and follow the steps below:
- In the first text box, enter the 14 or 28 digit enrollment number/id as in the acknowledgemnet slip
- In the next textbox, enter the date and time as printed on the acknowledgement receipt
- Then enter the human verification code as present on the text image below the third text box
- Click submit and you should see the status if details entered are valid
If the Aadhaar card is ready, you can download the e-Aadhaar card online too! This is a good option to keep the e-Aadhaar card with you handy as a proof.
If you have applied for the Aadhaar card recently, you may get a message that EID provided by you is still not available with us. Please check back after few days. So be patient and check after a few days as it may take sometime for the processing to update the details online. If you had applied quite sometime back and still do not know the aadhaar status online or if you have any query or complaint, then use the following information to contact the Aadhaar Officals:
Telephone Number: 1800-180-1947
Fax: 080-2353 1947
Mailing Address: PO Box 1947, GPO Bangalore – 560001
Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Head Office Address:
Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI),
Government of India,
Jeevan Bharati Building,
PIN – 110001.
If you have any questions or comments, please discuss via comments below. And if you need more information on aadhaar, read my earlier post on aadhaar card.