Aadhaar card has to be linked with your insurance policy by March 31 after Insurance regulator IRDAI (Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India) extended the time for linkage. The earlier deadline was December 31, 2017. India's biggest life insurer LIC is offering both online and offline ways for linking Aadhaar and PAN with LIC policy. If the LIC policyholder is not able to link Aadhaar and PAN with LIC policy online, he/she can try the offline way where the policyholder needs to fill up a form and submit necessary documents. (Also Read: LIC's Pension Plans: PMVVY Vs Jeevan Nidhi Vs Jeevan Akshay)
How To Link Aadhaar, PAN To LIC Policy By Visiting Branch Offices
LIC has given a link on its website to a form that the policyholder needs to fill for linking of Aadhaar Number and PAN to LIC policies. The LIC policyholder needs to fill in the policy numbers and sign the form. He/she also needs to submit this Aadhaar / PAN Mandate Form duly completed along with the self-attested copy of Aadhaar card & PAN Card / Form No.60 to the nearest LIC Branch, LIC said.
(LIC policyholders can download this form from LIC's website for Aadhaar linking with policies)
Online Linking: LIC has on its website - licindia.in - listed steps to link policies with Aadhaar and PAN online:
1) Keep your Aadhaar Card and PAN card handy along with the list of policies.
2) Log in to LIC's website. The link for linking Aadhaar and PAN with LIC policies is displayed prominently on LIC's homepage.
3) Click on the link and LIC gives you a to-do checklist. Read the instructions.
4) Mobile Number as registered with UIDAI has to be entered. OTP will be sent to the number provided.
6) After reading the checklist, click on the Proceed button at the bottom of the page.
After submitting the details in the form, a message will be shown on the success of the registration for linkage.
After verification with UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of India, which issues Aadhaar card, a SMS/mail confirmation will be sent to you, says LIC. The verification may take few days, the insurer adds.