Aadhaar is one of the most important identity and address proof documents in India. Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), the agency that oversees the 12-digit ID verification platform. Aadhaar is issued by UIDAI itself, which you will need in today’s time for insurance policies, bank accounts, vehicle license and many other services. Here we will tell you how you can change or update your photo in Aadhaar online.
Citizens of India are required to have an Aadhar card, which is used for both government-sponsored programmes and financial services. Name, gender, date of birth, photo, and address are all included. It’s also available digitally at uidai.gov.in and e-Aadhaar.uidai.gov.in, respectively.
The Aadhaar Enrollment Form can be downloaded from the UIDAI’s official website. The form must be filled out with all of the required information. Following that, the executive present in the centre will have to use biometric verification to verify the information provided in the form. The photo will now be taken at the Aadhar Enrollment Center and Aadhar Seva Kendra by the executive. After that, you must pay Rs 25 plus GST for changing the photo. Learn more about the remainder of the procedure.
The executive will deliver the acknowledgment slip along with a new request number. Finally, on the UIDAI’s official website, you can use the URN to check the status of your Aadhaar Change. Let us remind you that the UIDAI made a significant change in the process of obtaining an Aadhaar number for children a few months ago. For children under the age of five, biometric (fingerprint and eye scan) authentication is no longer required. Bal Aadhar is a blue-colored version of the Aadhar card that is given to children under the age of five. Children under the age of five will no longer be required to provide biometric information. Once the child reaches the age of five, a biometric update will be required.
To obtain the child’s Aadhaar, go to the UIDAI website and choose the Aadhaar card registration option.