This is how you can link Aadhaar to Voter ID Card
Mumbai: From insurance policies to mobile SIM, the UIDAI (Unique Identification Authority of India) has mandated the Aadhaar for carrying out a number of tasks.
As the Aadhaar registration requires an individual’s biometric information, hence the chances of duplication are almost impossible. To prevent frauds and duplication, the government has decided to link voters ID to Aadhaar number.Read more ↓
Aadhaar is a 12 digit unique-identity number issued to all Indian residents based on their biometric and demographic data.
Here’s how you can link your Aadhaar number to voter ID card.
Online Aadhaar linking via NVSP Portal:
Step 1: Visit the India govt’s NVSP portal – http://www.nvsp.in
Step 2: Enter your credentials – state, district, name, date of birth and father’s name
Step 3: After filling all the details, click on the “Search” button. If the details entered by you are correct, your details will appear
Step 4: Click “Feed Aadhaar No.” option. You will find it on the left-hand side of the page.
Step 5: Once you click enter, a pop-up page will appear where you will have to fill in your name, Aadhaar number, EPIC number, registered mobile number and or registered email address.
Step 6: After entering all the details, click on “submit”
Step 7: After clicking “submit”, a message will appear on screen stating that your application has been registered successfully.
Aadhaar linking via SMS:
You can send an SMS to 166 OR 51969 in the format mentioned below:
< EPIC_Number > < Aadhaar Number >
Aadhaar linking via phone:
There are dedicated call centers that will help with the Aadhaar linking process. Simply call 1950 on weekdays between 10 am to 5 pm and provide your Voter ID and Aadhaar card information to link.
Aadhaar linking via booth level officers:
Step 1: Visit a nearby BLO office
Step 2: Submit an application to your respective Booth Level Officer (BLO).
Step 3: The information provided by you will be verified by the BLO. After verification, it will reflect in your records.
Source by timesnownews..