New Delhi, Business Desk. Aadhar is the most important of the documents of identity and proof of address. Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), the agency that oversees the 12-digit ID verification platform. You can update your photo, name, mobile number and address in Aadhaar. The way to update it is also quite easy.
How to Change Photo (change or update the photo on the Aadhaar Card)
The user has to download the Aadhaar Enrollment Form from the official website of UIDAI.
Details to be filled in the form
Thereafter, the executive at the center will verify the information given in the form through biometric verification.
Now the executive will take the photo at Aadhar Enrollment Center and Aadhar Seva Kendra.
Now you have to pay Rs 25 + GST for changing the photo.
The slip will be delivered by the executive along with a request number.
Lastly, you can use the URN to get the status of Aadhaar change on the official website of UIDAI.
Update phone number (how to update the phone number)
Visit the official UIDAI portal, which is Ask.uidai.gov.in
Add the phone number you want to update.
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You have to click on ‘Send OTP’ option and enter the OTP sent to your phone number.
You can then see a dropdown menu that notes ‘Online Aadhaar Services’. The list shows several other options including name, address, gender, email id, mobile number, and more.
Select mobile number to update phone number in Aadhaar.
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Make sure to select the option ‘What do you want to update’.
A new page will appear, and you have to enter a captcha.
An OTP will be sent to the mobile number, verify the OTP and click on ‘Save and Proceed’ option.
Update the Address (how to update the address)
For more details visit https://uidai.gov.in/.
Look for and select ‘Update Aadhaar’ section.
If you need to modify your address, click on ‘Update Address in Your Aadhaar’ option.
After that, the user will be taken to a new page.
Then, select ‘Proceed to update Aadhaar’ from the drop-down menu.
The user will consequently be able to correct the Aadhaar card details on the portal instantly.