Aadhaar Card; UIDAI provides many facilities to secure Aadhaar. You can lock Aadhaar and the information contained in it.
Aadhaar card is considered one of the most important documents. Demographic and biometric information is recorded in the Aadhaar card issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). In addition, each cardholder is given a unique 12-digit unique number.
People often have many types of questions regarding the security of Aadhaar card. This concern is further aggravated when the Aadhaar card is stolen and lost. In such a case, cardholders do not understand what to do and what not to do.
In view of this concern, UIDAI provides many facilities to secure the base. You can lock Aadhaar and the information contained in it. The biggest advantage of doing this is that after missing or stolen, nobody will be able to misuse your base because it will be locked. You can lock your Aadhaar via SMS.
For this, Aadhaar user will have to SMS on the given number 1947 of UIDAI. Give space by writing ‘GETOTP’ in SMS and send the last 4 numbers of your Aadhaar to 1947. After getting the OTP, type the number of the end of the Aadhaar card and type the OTP received and send it to 1947, giving the space type LOCKUID. After this UIDAI will lock your Aadhaar and you will also get its SMS.