Sunday, September 4, 2011

AADHAAR (Unique Identification Number)

Aadhaar is a unique number which will issue to all residents.  It contain 12digits.   The number will consequently form the basic, universal identity infrastructure over which Registrars and Agencies across the country can build their Identity Based Applications.  AADHAAR (UID) number is stored in a centralised Database and linked to the basic demographic and biometric information- Photograhp, Ten Fingerprints and IRIS- of Each Individual. 

Required Documents :-
  • Enrollment Form
  • Photocopy of I.D. Proof.
  • Photocopy of Address Proof

Cost of UID Card :-

  • Totally Free to all Residents. 
  • Aadhaar is a unique Number not a Card.
  • Aadhaar is Good to have an Aadhaar Number, but still it is not Mandatory.
Proof of Identity and Address :-
            Aadhaar numbers as Proof of Identity and Residential Address for issue of new LPG connections  Applicants for new domestic LPG cooking gas connections can now produce the  letters of allotment of Aadhaar Numbers issued by Unique Identification  Authority of India (UIDAI) as proof of identity and proof of address. 

          Three OMCs, Indian Oil Corporation, Bharat Petroleum Corporation and  Hindustan Petroleum Corporation, have advised their respective LPG distributors  to include the Letter of issue of Aadhaar numbers with photograph and address  issued by UIDAI as proof of identity and address for release of new LPG  connections. Henceforth, the Aadhaar (Letter issued by UIDAI) will be included in  the list of documents sufficient for issue of new domestic LPG connections.

Proof of Identity (PoI) (containing name and photo)
  • Passport
  • PAN Card
  • Ration/ PDS Photo Card
  • Voter ID
  • Driving License
  • Government Photo ID Cards
  • NREGS Job Card
  • Photo ID issued by Recognized Educational Institution
  • Arms License
  • Photo Bank ATM Card
  • Photo Credit Card
  • Pensioner Photo Card
  • Freedom Fighter Photo Card
  • Kissan Photo Passbook
  • CGHS / ECHS Photo Card
  • Address Card having Name and Photo issued by Department of Posts
  • Certificate of Identify having photo issued by Group A Gazetted Officer on letterhead
              Documents without photos will not be accepted. Older photos are acceptable.

Proof of Address (PoA) (containing name and address)
  • Passport
  • Bank Statement/ Passbook
  • Post Office Account Statement/Passbook
  • Ration Card
  • Voter ID
  • Driving License
  • Government Photo ID cards
  • Electricity Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Water bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Telephone Landline Bill (not older than 3 months)
  • Property Tax Receipt (not older than 3 months)
  • Credit Card Statement (not older than 3 months)
  • Insurance Policy
  • Signed Letter having Photo from Bank on letterhead
  • Signed Letter having Photo issued by registered Company on letterhead
  • Signed Letter having Photo issued by Recognized Educational Instruction on letterhead
  • NREGS Job Card
  • Arms License
  • Pensioner Card
  • Freedom Fighter Card
  • Kissan Passbook
  • CGHS / ECHS Card
  • Certificate of Address having photo issued by MP or MLA or Group A Gazetted Officer on letterhead
  • Certificate of Address issued by Village Panchayat head or its equivalent authority (for rural areas)
  • Income Tax Assessment Order
  • Vehicle Registration Certificate
  • Registered Sale / Lease / Rent Agreement
  • Address Card having Photo issued by Department of Posts
  • Caste and Domicile Certificate having photo issued by the state government.
For Date of Birth (DoB) proof (having name and DoB)
  • Birth Certificate
  • SSLC Book/Certificate
  • Passport
  • Certificate of Date of Birth issued by Group A Gazetted Officer on letterhead
Aadhaar Application/Enrollment Form (Download) , Status of Enrollment Form (Check Here)

AADHAAR related Forms,Document,Client Software,Device Software (Download) Available in right hand side in bottom.
Aadhaar UID form, Aadhaar UID Status, Aadhaar UID Softwares

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