Duplicate Aadhar card is no more a problem for Indian citizens as UIDAI has come up with the solution of this problem. Till you have your Aadhar number noted with you or if in case you have memorized it, getting a duplicate Aadhar card is not a big trouble. Problem comes if you do not have the 12 digits Aadhar number with you.
Here is 4 simple steps to apply to get duplicate aadhar card online or through helpline number :
- The first step in this case is to contact UIDAI on their toll free number 1800-180-1947, and inform them about the incident. Many a times the line is too busy to get it, if by chance you are unable to reach them below mentioned steps can be followed.
- After Aadhar number the second most important number is the Enrollment number which we get while enrolling for Aadhar card. If you have the Enrollment number or the slip then the Aadhar number can be easily retrieved which can be sent to you via post and email. You can also get the same on mobile if during enrollment you have registered your mobile number.
- The registrar who helped you in enrolment for Aadhar card also plays an important role in retrieving the Aadhar number. So if you remember his name, then via him you can get your Aadhar number.
- If this also doesn’t work then visit the enrollment center where you enrolled for Aadhar card, they can retrieve the details by your name, address etc.
Remember if you have lost your Aadhar card getting duplicate card is very simple but the main concern is your Aadhar number. If you have your Aadhar number or somehow you can retrieve it then you will easily get you Duplicate copy of Aadhar card.
NOTE: Always note your 12 digits Aadhar number in a safe place like mobile, diary etc.