To update mobile number in Aadhar is not only very simple but also hassle free if and only if you have a registered mobile number in working condition. It is possible to update mobile number in Aadhar Online free of charge on Aadhar Self Service Update Portal.
Update Mobile Number in Aadhar
Important Instructions to update mobile number in Aadhar online:
- You must know your Aadhar Number
- You must have a registered mobile number and that registered mobile number must be in use. This is very important as when you login to your account for updating Aadhar Data you receive a One Time Password (OTP) on your registered mobile number.
- No supporting documents are required to update mobile number in Aadhar.
If you do not have a registered mobile number or the registered mobile number is no more in use i.e. it is inoperative then you cannot use the online facility to update mobile number in Aadhar .
Click on the below images to see where Registered Mobile Number Appears on Aadhaar Card / Enrollment Receipt.
Moreover mobile number cannot be registered / updated by post.
The only option to update mobile number in Aadhar (if you do not have a working registered mobile number) is to visit an Enrollment Center in person.
This is extremely silly on behalf of UIDAI. They do not require any document / supporting for updating mobile number in Aadhar but the person needs to be present in person to get mobile number registered in Aadhar.
If UIDAI cannot change its system of OTP generation only on registered mobile number it should at least provide the facility to update mobile number by post i.e. Offline Update in Aadhar Data. This 1 change can relieve the citizens to a great extent.
What’s the use of technology and digitalization, Where you are forced to visit an enrollment center to get your mobile number registered in Aadhar?
UIDAI should look at the quantum of persons who are facing hardships just because their mobile number is not registered in Aadhar.