Aadhaar Card Big Update! If your Aadhaar Card is issued 10 years back, you may have to submit documents again with UIDAI
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is asking Aadhaar card holders, who were issued the unique ID more than 10 years back but have not updated their details since then, to Update identification and address proof documents. These details can be updated online as well as offline at Aadhaar centres across the country.The government directive reads, “Such persons who had got their Aadhaar made ’10’ years ago and have never updated after that in these years, such Aadhaar number holders are requested to get the documents updated.”
“Accordingly, in this regard, UIDAI has provided the facility of document update to the Aadhaar number holders with the prescribed fee, through which the Aadhaar number holder can update the Proof of Personal Identity (POI) and Proof of Address (POA) documents in the Aadhaar data. This facility can be accessed online through My Aadhaar Portal ( https://myaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/ ) or residents can also visit any nearest Enrollment Center to avail the same,” a PIB release said.According to a recent UIDAI tweet, “You can easily Update Demographic Details (Name, DoB, Gender, Address) online.”
“Did you get your Aadhaar issued 10 years ago and never got it updated?,” tweet added.In another tweet, the UIDAI said, “Update your #Aadhaar and enjoy its many benefits! Aadhaar is beneficial in availing various government and non-government services like Driving licence, opening bank accounts, etc.”
How to update details in Aadhaar?
According to the UIDAI website, there are 2 different ways you can get your details updated:-By Visiting Permanent Enrolment centre. Search nearest enrolment centre by clicking on “Locate Enrolment Center” on uidai.gov.in.Online using Self Service Update Portal (SSUP). Click “Update Aadhaar Details (Online)” on uidai.gov.in.
Fee for updation in Aadhaar details
You must pay the service provider Rs. 50 (including taxes) each time you get your information updated for Aadhaar, whether it be biometric or demographic