How to Lock Aadhaar Card Online | Lock your Aadhaar Card this way safely, Aadhaar Card is needed for everywhere. But in recent days there have been constant reports of Aadhaar card abuse. In such a situation, the government has taken several steps to safeguard the Aadhaar card and protect it from misuse.
- Aadhaar card is a very important document nowadays
- In recent days there have been constant reports of Aadhaar card abuse
- You can also use the Aadhaar card locking facility
Bengaluru News: Aadhaar card is a very important document nowadays. Without Aadhaar, nowadays, from government departments to banks, it is not possible to do the work. Aadhaar is required everywhere to apply for a PAN card or submit an IT return. But in recent days there have been constant reports of Aadhaar card abuse. In such a situation, the government has taken several steps to safeguard the Aadhaar card and protect it from misuse.
Aadhaar card security and privacy:
If you experience any insecurity with regard to your Aadhar Card, and you want your Aadhar not to be abused, then you can also use the locking facility and unlock the security and privacy of your Aadhar number.
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how to lock aadhaar card online.
- You must first visit to uidai.gov.in for this.
- Now in the Aadhaar Services section of My Aadhaar, click Aadhaar Lock and Unblock.
- As soon as you click Aadhaar Lock and Unblock, a separate page will opens.
- Here you will see the ‘Lock UID’ and ‘Unlock UID’ options, in which you have to click on the Lock UID.
- After this, enter the 12 digit Aadhaar card number (UID).
- After this, enter your name and pincode it.
- After this, enter the security code shown on the screen
- After entering the security code, you must click on the OTP or TOTP option.
- Once this OTP arrives in your registered mobile number, enter it.
When you enter the OTP, press the Submit button. After this, ‘your Aadhaar number is locked’ will be written on your screen. Now you have to use VID for authentication.