A lot of people end up losing their Aadhaar number or the enrollment slip and then they are clueless about how to retrieve their Aadhaar number or the enrollment number. The fact is that it is actually possible to retrieve all the information with help of the name and the mobile number but there are certain pre-requisites of the process which are also listed in this article.
Pre-Requisite for Finding Aadhaar Number or Enrollment Number by Name and Mobile Number
The pre-requisite for finding the UID or EID with help of the name and mobile number is
- Your mobile number should be registered at the time of enrollment.
- You should have the access to the registered mobile number
If in case you didn’t register a mobile number of if you don’t have the access to the mobile number then the only option you have is to visit the Aadhaar enrollment center as they will be able to fetch the details with help of the name, date of birth and biometric information. But if you have the access to the mobile number and if you registered a mobile number during the enrollment procedure then follow the steps mentioned below
Steps to Find the Aadhaar Number or the Enrollment Number
Step 1: The first step is to navigate to resident.uidai.gov.in. Once you have opened the website, you can click on Find UID or EID from the top menu bar. This will display the page for finding the EID or UID. You can also click here to directly navigate to the desired page.
Step 2: As per your requirement, you can select Enrollment Number or Aadhaar Number. If you want to find the Aadhaar Number then you can select the Aadhaar number but if you want to find the Enrollment number then you can select the Enrollment Number.
Step 3: Enter the personal details such as name, email address and mobile number. You should ensure that you enter the mobile number which is registered with UIDAI. You can also enter the security code.
Step 4: You can now generate an OTP and you can validate the OTP by entering the OTP in the designated area. Once you have validated the OTP, you will receive the Aadhaar Number or the Enrollment Number on your mobile number.
Hence if you lost your Aadhaar number or the enrollment number then you may not worry as you can easily retrieve it with help of your name and registered mobile number.