Aadhaar Card is slowly becoming one of the most important documents for Indians. Wondering why it is that important even we have other documents that contain both ID and Address proof of individuals such as Passport and Voter ID cards? Aadhaar contains biometrics details of individuals so it is nearly impossible to have multiple Aadhaar cards for a single person. This is the main reason why Indian Government is keen to link Aadhaar card to PAN card and bank accounts of individuals so that tracking income proof and other details of individuals will be very easy. If you are not clear whether you have linked Aadhaar to your bank account or not and wondering how to check your Aadhaar card and bank account linking status then this article is for you.
Here are the steps to check your Aadhaar card linking status with your bank account:
#1. Visit Unique Identification Authority Of India website by going to this link – https://resident.uidai.gov.in/
#2. Go to the fourth header menu tab ‘Aadhaar Services’. Under the Aadhaar services page go to the third service ‘Aadhaar Linking’ and single click the link stating ‘Check Aadhaar and Bank Account Linking Status’.
#3. This will open ‘Aadhaar Linking’ page with subheading ‘Check your Aadhaar and Bank Account Linking Status’.
#4. Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar number in the first empty box adjacent to the text ‘Aadhaar Number’
#5.Enter the displayed captcha in the second empty box adjacent to the text ‘Enter Security Code’. If the captcha is not clear you can press the refresh button to get a new captcha to enter. After entering the captcha kindly press ‘send OTP’ button.
#6. This will send one time password to your registered mobile number with Aadhaar. Check your registered mobile number for OTP. Enter OTP in the empty box adjacent to the text ‘Enter OTP’ and press the ‘Login’ tab.
#7.The new page will open with the details of your bank Aadhaar mapping. If your bank account is mapped with your Aadhaar number then the message will come stating ‘Congratulations! Your Bank Aadhaar Mapping has been done.’ with the mapping details such as your Aadhaar Number, Bank Linking Status, Bank Linking Date and Bank Name or if it is not linked then the respective message will be displayed under this page.
Hope this article has solved your question of how to check your Aadhaar card and bank account linking status.