Are you want to download e aadhar card online?
If yes, then you are in the right place.
Today, I will guide you with how can you download and print your e aadhar card online.
What is aadhaar?
Aadhar is a unique 12 digits identity number that can be obtained by a resident of India. The card that contains aadhar number with other personal information like name, address, mobile number, gender etc. Aadhar card is provided by the government of India. Aadhar card and aadhar number always vary with different persons and citizens.
Why this aadhar card?
Aadhar card is necessary to provide a unique identity to different users. It’s used in different places as an identity like bus and train.
It is also necessary to avail different government schemes like LPG, Pradhanmantri awas yojana, ayushyaman bharat yojana, subsidy yojana etc. It is also used to avail banking facilities.If you don’t have aadhar card, it is highly recommended to enroll for aadhar card at nearest aadhar center.
What is E aadhar card?
E aadhar is electronic aadhar, which is downloaded in your mobile or laptop.e-Aadhaar is a password protected an electronic copy of Aadhaar, which is digitally signed by the competent Authority of UIDAI.
Now, the question can arise in your mind that, this e aadhar is equally valid as a physical copy of aadhar card?
The answer is Yes. As per Aadhaar Act, e-Aadhaar is equally valid like Physical Copy of Aadhaar for all purposes.
After enrolment for an aadhar, it takes around 60 to 90 days to get your original aadhar card by Post Office by UIDAI to your residential address. In between, if you need an aadhar card you can download e aadhar as it is equally valid as original aadhar card.
How to download e aadhar card?
This is a very simple process.
- Visit the UIDAI official website.
- Click on download aadhar link in the first section – Get aadhar section of the website OR click here:https://eaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/#/
- There are three methods by which you can able to download e-aadhar
a.By Aadhar number
b.By Enrolment number(EID)
c.By virtual ID number(VID)
- Select one option of three. If you will apply for aadhar card you will receive acknowledgment slip. Enter enrolment number from that acknowledgment slip.
- Click on send OTP.
NOTE: OTP will arrive at your registered mobile number only. So, you need a mobile number which is registered at the time of the enrolment process.
- Enter and verify the OTP. After that aadhar card pdf will download to your laptop or mobile.
What is the Password of pdf?
After downloading the e aadhar pdf you will need a password to open the pdf because aadhar card pdf is protected by a password for the security reasons.
but, the question will arise in your mind is what is the password of the pdf?
The password of aadhar pdf is a combination of the first four letters of your name in the capital with a year of birth.
Example: If the name is Ravindra and date of birth of Ravindra is 27/4/2000, then the password of aadhar pdf will RAVI2000. Hope you understood.
By this method, you can download your e aadhar card online very easily. If any issue comes, please feel free to ask in comment.