Individuals can now update mobile numbers on their Aadhaar cards at their doorstep with the help of a postman. “Now a resident Aadhaar holder can get his mobile number updated in Aadhaar by the postman at his doorstep.
IPPB Online launched a service for updating mobile numbers in Aadhaar as a Registrar for UIDAI,” the Ministry of Communications said in a tweet.
India Post Payments Bank and Unique Identification Authority of India under an arrangement will allow postmen to update mobile numbers of Aadhaar cardholders.
Dr Saurabh Garg, CEO, UIDAI said that UIDAI in its constant endeavour to ease Aadhaar related services has brought in mobile update service at the doorsteps of residents through IPPB via Postmen and Gramin Dak Sevaks. It will immensely help the residents as once their mobile is updated in Aadhaar, they can avail themselves a number of UIDAI’s online update facilities and also several government welfare services.
The service will be available through a network of 650 India Post Payments Bank, 1.46 lakh postmen and Gramin Dak Sevaks (GDS)…Read more>