The importance and usage of the Aadhaar card have been increased in the past few years. From opening a bank account to voting, we need an aadhaar. Thus, each person should have and carry their Aadhaar. But what happens when one has lost his/her original aadhaar. Don’t worry, simply download the duplicate one easily.
Looking for the steps to download your duplicate aadhaar? Simply, follow the steps and download the new one.
How to download Duplicate Aadhaar?
Step 1: Firstly, visit www.uidai.gov.in to download the duplicate copy of Aadhaar.
Step 2: Then click on the ‘Aadhaar Online Services’ section.
Step 3: After this, hit the ‘Retrieve Lost UID/EID’ and fill in details, such as Name, Email, or Mobile number.
Step 4: Click on the ‘Send One Time Password’ option and enter it to verify.
Step 5: After verifying OTP, click on the ‘Download Aadhaar’ option. Now, you are redirected to a new page. Here, enter details, like Enrolment ID, Aadhaar number, pin code of your home address, and name.
Step 6: Hit on the ‘Get One Time Password’ option to get an OTP on your registered mobile number.
Step 7: The PDF file is password protected. Thus, you must enter your Aadhaar number as your password.
Note: You must have the correct mobile number and email id registered with UIDAI to retrieve the lost Aadhaar/ Enrolment ID online. You will receive ‘OTP’ (One Time Password) on your registered mobile and email id.