Aadhaar card is an identity card issued by the Government of India to the citizens of India. A special number of 12 digits is printed in it.
This is called the Aadhaar card number, which is issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI). At present, this Aadhaar card number has become an important document for our identity.
To take advantage of any government scheme, it is very important to have an Aadhaar card number. From opening a bank account to getting subsidy on LPG cylinder, Aadhaar card is necessary. Now it has also become mandatory to link Aadhaar with PAN.
Now it has become easy to make corrections in Aadhaar from name to address. If there are some mistakes in the name, date of birth or address in your Aadhaar card and you want to change it, then you can easily change it, but do you know how many times you can make these changes. Here we will tell you about some such important information related to Aadhaar.
How many times Aadhaar is made
Aadhaar number is issued to any citizen only once in his entire life. This 12 digit number is proof of identity and address of a person anywhere in India. It contains the information of the concerned person. It contains information about his name, parents’ name, age, address etc. If some mistakes have been entered in the name, then you can get it changed. However, UIDAI has fixed its limit.
How many times can correction
UIDAI has set a limit for changing the address for any Aadhaar card holder. According to UIDAI, an Aadhaar card holder can change his address only twice in his lifetime. Also, you can change your date of birth only once in Aadhaar. You cannot change your name repeatedly in Aadhaar data. You can update gender information in Aadhaar only once in your lifetime.
It is necessary to have registered mobile number for change.
For change in Aadhaar, you must have registered mobile number. To do any kind of update in Aadhaar, you have to visit the official website of UIDAI. Here you have to apply for correction. Here you have to give your register number. After this OTP will come on your registered mobile number. Fill it.
After login, go to the homepage and click on Proceed to Update Aadhaar. After this a new page will open. Then select the name change option and scan and attach the supporting documents. After that submit and select ‘Send OTP’ option. Then your mobile number OTP will come. Enter it. After filling the OTP, your name change application will be submitted.