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MUMBAI: In addition to other benefits linked to the Aadhar card, the government is considering linking a resident’s driving license as well. Currently, an Aadhar card (UID) is linked to benefits such as scholarships, pensions, LPG identification, and job cards.
This is the UIDAI's official Data Update/Correction Form for request through Post. Use this form to make necessary corrections to your name, gender, date of birth (DOB), address, and/or mobile number. A copy of this form can be downloaded at the bottom of this post or you can download a copy here.
Is Aadhaar Card Mandatory
Industry Minister, Narayan Rane announced that Aadhaar cards will not be made a mandatory document until every citizen from Maharashtra has received a card. Once every citizen has access to a card, it will become a mandatory identification card for receiving benefits from various government agencies.
Aadhar Cards in 59% of Maharashtra
Since the Aadhar program launched in 2010, 6.6 crore of the 11.23 crore population in Maharashtra have received their Aadhar card. "We have geared up our entire machinery. Besides 4,000 machines in operation, the state government is in the process of procuring 2,000 more machines. We will be able to provide the cards to maximum people before March 31, 2014," Ajay Bhushan Pandey, deputy director general, Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI).
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MANGALORE: Four new Aadhar card registration centers are scheduled to open in Dakshina Kannada district to complete the Aadhar project in the region. 50% of the 20,83,625 people who live in the district have completed the registration process for the Aadhar card as of July 11th.
Aadhar Card Correction Form
Download this copy of the Aadhar card form provided by the UIDAI to make corrections to your Aadhar card as needed.
UIDAI Asks Residents to Re-Enroll
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has announced that any residents of India who applied for an Aadhar card prior to April 1, 2012 should re-enroll. This statement comes after hundreds, possibly thousands of residents have been waiting well over a year to receive their Aadhar cards.
Have You Received Your Aadhar Card Yet?