What to do if Aadhaar Card lost How to get Aadhaar Card again if lost or misplaced
Aadhaar card is very important if you have not applied and apply it and get it.
Keep the Xerox copies, digital copies of Aadhaar Card with you.
Write down Aadhaar Card details with you in few diaries or in your desktop and laptop.
In India, it is very difficult to get what is our rightful right and if we lose it, then again you will get it back without paying money not guaranteed.
I do not want to say that one needs to Pay Bribe for Aadhaar Card.
Aadhaar Card is freely given.
Once you get the Aadhaar Card and later you lose the Aadhaar Card what you will do?
How to get new copy of Aadhaar Card?
The UIDAI has set up a Contact Centre that serves as a single point of contact for the organization.
What if a Resident misplaces his Aadhaar letter /forgets his Aadhaar no.?
The resident can contact the Contact Centre (through phone / letter / email) with the enrolment number and make a request for sending a second letter communicating the Aadhaar number.
This may be a paid service.
In case the Aadhaar number has been used to avail a service or benefit, the resident can contact the agency that offers the same, to obtain the Aadhaar number.
The existing channels of communications are :
Voice - Helpline number - 1800 180 1947 -
I do not know mobile phone will work or not Use land line Phone when you will call the above number that is 1800 1801947
Remember be ready to spend 1 hour to 24 hour or few days or few weeks to able to talk with them
First time when you will call 90% chance is that
you will get the following message- Currently we cannot process your call
Thus, try calling on that number until you get success
FAX - 080-2353 1947
Letter - P.O. Box number 1947, Bengaluru- 560 001
E-mail - firstname.lastname@example.org -
If you will send them email Please use the bcc option and write your own email address so you will also receive the same email which you can use it in future as reference.
File a complaint regarding Aadhaar Card – If above all options do not work, I will suggest file a complaint here is the link to file Aadhaar Card Complaint.
File a complaint regarding Aadhaar Card and lost Aadhaar Card
If you lost, Aadhaar Card on the above link used the option others and file the complaint.
What if the Aadhaar letter does not get delivered to a Resident?
Your Aadhaar number should reach the address provided during enrolment normally within 90 days of enrolment. If not, the resident will need to call/email the UIDAI Contact Centre with the enrolment number.
What can the Resident do if there are spelling mistakes / other demographic error in his/her Aadhaar letter?
During enrolment, even when the data is entered, the resident can see the data entry and is expected to point out errors at this stage.
Prior to finalization and printing of the Enrolment Acknowledgment, one more opportunity is presented to make corrections.
In the event that both opportunities are missed, the demographic correction may be carried out by visiting the enrolment centre within 48 hours of time of enrolment carrying the relevant documents and enrolment slip.
Making changes update through Post
If you have lost your Aadhaar Card use the below phone number, call them be very polite so much polite that the person who will pick up the phone will agree to help you out.
Do not use bad language
Do not blame them
Below phone numbers are not given to get your lost Aadhaar Card so be humble treat them like Gods and try to get your problem solved.
This is the gift of Indian democracy that we have to treat all the governemnt officials as our Gods from top to bottom from chaprasi to head.
Address for sending Update/Correction requests
|S. No.||Local Language||Address||Telephone|
|1||Hindi, Urdu||UIDAI Regional Office Samaj Kalyan Nirman Nigam Building, 3rd Floor TC-46/V Vibhuti Khand Gomti Nagar Lucknow (UP)||0522-2304978|
|2.||Bengali||UIDAI Regional Office Ist Floor RIADA Central Office Building Namkum Industrial Area Lowadih, Ranchi-834010||0651-246016|
|3.||English, Gujarati and Marathi||UIDAI Regional Office 5th & 7th Floor, MTNL Building, B D Somani Marg, Cuff Parade, Mumbai - 400 005||022-22186168|
|4.||Kannada, Malayalam and Tamil||UIDAI Regional Office Khanija Bhavan No. 49, 3rd Floor, South Wing Race Course Road, Bangalore - 01||080-22340862|
|5.||Telugu, Oriya||UIDAI Regional Office 5th Floor, Block - III, My Home Hub, Madhapur, Hyderabad - 500 081||040-23116661|
|6.||Punjabi||UIDAI Regional Office SCO 139 - 141, Sector 17-C, Chandigarh||0172 25085983|
Online Booking of Appointment for Aadhaar Enrollments has been started on a trial basis at selected Enrollment Centers
Find Enrollment Center and Book appointment online
Few important links regarding Aadhaar
To check your aadhaar Status, please enter 14 digit Enrolment Id or 28 digit Enrolment Id with Date time stamp which is printed on your Acknowledgement slip
Check your Aadhaar Status
To get your Aadhaar No on your registered mobile, please enter 14 digit Enrolment Id or 28 digit Enrolment Id with Date time stamp and Mobile no printed on your Acknowledgement slip. Wait for six digit pin on your registered mobile.
Get Your Aadhaar No
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