Have you linked your mobile number with Aadhaar card? If no, don’t get stressed about deactivation of services because now many telecom operators (Airtel, Idea, Aircel, Vodafone, etc.) offering a free toll-free service – 14546 – to link mobile number with Aadhaar card from home without going to any nearest retailer store.
The government has directed telecom companies that all mobile consumers have to link their phone number with Aadhaar card.
As the government says mobile number is mandatory to link with Aadhaar card before 31 March 2018.
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) gives method of linking mobile no. Via OTP (one-time password) by visiting nearest service provider and UIDAI has issued directives for generating OTP through the IVR (Interactive Voice Response) to facilitate the Aadhaar linking with mobile number from home.
Now you can link mobile number With Aadhaar card from home from toll-free service 14546 to linking mobile no. With Aadhaar on your mobile phone via IVRS (Interactive Voice Response service).
Steps to “link mobile no. With Aadhaar card from home” via IVR Method: –
Before starting the process make sure you have your Aadhaar card and your mobile number (registered with your Aadhaar card) in your hands.
Step1: First you need to dial 14546 from the number that you want to link with your Aadhaar card to start the IVR (Interactive Voice Response).
Step2: After connect with IVR system the caller asked to enter to enter 12-digit Aadhaar number.
Step3: After entering the number the IVR system repeats the Aadhaar number you have entered and you have to give your confirmation of number by pressing 1.
Step4: After step3 you will receive a OTP (One – Time Password) on your registered mobile number.
Step5: After receiving OTP the caller is asked to enter the mobile number, enter the OTP immediately.
Step6: The IVR system wants our confirmation you have to give your confirmation by pressing 1 to complete the linking of mobile number with Aadhaar card.
That’s all! Your mobile number verification is under process. After 24 – 48 hours your mobile number is linked to your Aadhaar card.
Important: “You will receive a SMS after 24 hours that wants your confirmation towards verification of your mobile number. You have to give your confirmation.”
Note: If you don’t give your confirmation then your application towards liking mobile number with Aadhaar card is rejected.
If you have any questions, then please comment.