The Aadhaar card is the most important document for everyone today. But often people enter their wrong details on the Aadhaar card in a hurry or some mistake, causing them to have a lot of trouble later. If you have some misinformation on your subject and on your Aadhaar card, you can easily fix it online at home.
All you need to do is visit the official online portal of the Unique Identification Authority (UIDAI), where you can make corrections in your details with a few simple steps. This website allows you to make changes to personal details such as name, address, gender and date of birth on Aadhaar card. So let us know how to update your details on Aadhaar card online.
How to renew Aadhaar card:
Step 1: First you are authentic uidai.gov.in Go to Website and select “Update Aadhaar” section.
Step 2: Then you need to click on the “Update your Aadhaar Address” link. Once you click on it, another page with your address renewed will open in front of you.
Step 3: Now you have to click on “Continue to Update Aadhaar” which means “Proceed to Update Aadhaar”. Here you need to enter the information (credentials) requested by the website. You will then be asked to enter your Aadhaar number and captcha (the captcha shown on the page). After that, you should click on the ‘Send OTP’ button.
Step 4: When you click on the OTP (One Time Password), a six-digit OTP will be received on the mobile number registered on your Aadhaar card, which you will need to enter. Only then will you be able to update your demographic data. For this you need to click on Demographic Data “Demographic Data”. After this you will need to enter new information and click the “Continue” button to continue.
Step 5: Lastly, you will also be asked to upload necessary documents to validate changes to your Aadhaar card. Simply put, you need to provide proof of the changes you are making.
What can be changed in Aadhaar card details through online process:
How often can Aadhaar data be updated?
According to government regulations, any person can renew their Aadhaar card twice in their lifetime, ie you are allowed to change the name twice. At the same time, a person can change the gender and date of birth only once. According to information provided on the official website, “a change in the date of birth can only be made to an unverified birth date.”
Which document is required for online renewal?
Every kind of update on Aadhaar card requires some verification. For the name, you will need a scan copy of Proof of Identity (POI) and for the date of birth, you will need a copy of the proof of birth date. If you want to update your gender, then you have to do OTP visualization through mobile / face vision. If you are going to update the address, let us tell you that you must have a scanned copy of the Address Proof (POA). If you want to update the language, you don’t need to submit any documents for that.
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