Tracking your Aadhaar Card & checking status
After providing demographic information and undergoing biometric test at Aadhaar enrolment centre, you will be provided with an Acknowledgment copy, which you need to keep safely for further references. With the use of this acknowledgment slip you can easily track your Aadhaar status. To get the Aadhaar card you may need to wait for 60-90 days. However, you may continuously check the status of your Aadhaar Card in three different ways by using the acknowledgment number provided to you at the time of registration.
You may track your Aadhaar Status in 3 simple ways
- Online Method
- SMS Method
- Helpline Number
Online method is the simplest way to know the exact status of Aadhaar Card. To track online the applicants need to visit the official website of UIDAI and click the button of “Check Aadhaar Card Status”. There they need to type the enrolment number accompanied with date and time. After that the applicants need to type the details provided in image, which is known as captcha image and it is in case sensitive. Once the details are entered correctly, then the applicants will view the current status of their Aadhaar Card. If the Aadhaar Number is already generated, then applicants may download the E-Aadhaar letter from the Resident Portal. If the Aadhaar Card is dispatched already, then they will see a link for “Tracking Delivery Status” along with a tracking ID. So, it is very easy and simple to track Aadhaar Delivery Status online.
By using your mobile phone you can easily track the current Aadhaar Status through SMS services. Applicants simply need to send a text message to UIDAI to check the status. Go to the write text option of your mobile and type message “UID STATUS <14 digit Enrolment Number> and send it to 51969. In few minutes applicants will receive an SMS stating the current status of their Aadhaar Card. If the number is generated already, then you may also get the Aadhaar number through SMS by sending the same message through the registered mobile phone. So, it is essential to provide the correct mobile number during registration.
The toll free helpline number for UIDAI is 1800-300-1947. Applicants may call at this number and provide the details to the representatives, including Enrolment Number, Date & Time and they will let the applicant know about the current status of their application for Aadhaar. If the number is generated, then they will provide the Aadhaar Number to the applicant for further references and if it is already dispatched, then Tracking Number will be provided through which applicants may track the delivery status by visiting the Indian Post website.
Tracking the Delivery Status of Aadhar Card
To track the delivery status you may visit the India Post website where you need to enter the tracking ID and soon you will come to know when the Aadhaar Card was dispatched and when it will be delivered at your doorsteps.
Remember, to track the status of Aadhaar Card in all three ways you will require the Acknowledgment slip. So, you need to keep the acknowledgement form safely until you receive the Aadhaar Card.