Aadhaar card authorizes identification for every Indian. Aadhaar card is managed (in India) by the UIDAI. As soon as requirements or conditions are fulfilled by a person, the UIDAI will issue Aadhaar card to that person. This card holds a 12-digits number (XXXX XXXX XXXX). In this 12-digits, cardholder’s Biometric plus Demographic details are uploaded. The procedure of Aadhaar Enrollment is totally free. Updating the Aadhar is required (according to the Indian government). In any case, if the government found cardholder’s details mismatched or wrong then the cardholder will be punished. So, it is mandatory that cardholder always update his or her data and details accurate
Ration cards are used to bring home like wheat, rice, etc. but ration cards are also used for ID and address proof. Ration card is a document (Identity proof) issued by the Indian Government that indicates a person’s economic status.
To link the Ration card to the Aadhar card, a cardholder does not require to spend a lot of time in queue. This process is easily be completed by a cardholder on Aadhaar’s official website. This online service takes only a few minutes. In addition, you can make these two cards (Aadhaar card and Ration card) now online which is totally free. If you want to amend the ration card, amend Aadhaar card, etc. you can also do this online, although you will need some important documents for this. Documents like Proof of birth, Proof of address, etc.
As we all know, the government has made it mandatory to link ration cards to Aadhaar. If you have not yet linked your ration card to the Aadhaar card, then you can make your work easier by following these steps.
- Go to the official seeding website of Aadhaar and click on Start Now.
- Fill in the required information like your name and address.
- Choose Benefit Type from the menu option and click on the ration card.
- Fill in your Ration Card Number, Aadhaar Number, Email Address, and Mobile Number.
- You will get OTP on the registered mobile number, enter OTP.
- After the verification is successful, you will get a notification in which you will be told that your ration card has been linked to the Aadhaar card.
By adopting these easy steps, you can link Aadhar card to ration card or in the list of ration cards. In the list of Aadhaar cards, you can also say that by linking your Aadhar card with your ration card. Now you must know how you can link Aadhaar card to your Ration Card online.
Excluding the online process, a cardholder can link his or her Ration card to his or her Aadhaar by visiting the nearest Aadhaar Enrollment center (by an offline process). An agent working there will help a cardholder to link his or her Ration card by completing some official formalities.
Q1: Is it necessary to link the Aadhaar card to the Ration card?
Ans: Yes, according to UIDAI it is compulsory.
Q2: By which process a cardholder can link his/her Aadhar card to Ration card?
Ans: By both, online and offline, process a cardholder can link his/her Aadhar card to the Ration card.
Q3: What if a cardholder does not link his/her Ration card to the Aadhaar card?
Ans: According to UIDAI, not updating the Aadhar card is punishable.