How to create profile on mAadhaar app:
Step 1: Take you Aadhaar card letter or e-Aadhaar card and scan the QR code printed in it.
Alternatively, you can also input your Aadhaar card number.
Step 2: An OTP or one-time password will be sent to your mobile.
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Step 3: The app will auto feed this OTP.
Step 4: Tap on 'Verify'.
Step 5: Your Aadhaar card number is now on your mobile.
Carry your Aadhaar on your mobile. Use the #mAadhaar app to import your Aadhaar profile on your smartphone. You can also add the profile of your family member having the same Aadhaar registered mobile number. pic.twitter.com/8mRcAccvvo— Aadhaar (@UIDAI) February 21, 2018
The latest version of mAadhaar app is now available on Google Play Store.
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mAadhaar app can also be used as a valid identity proof for air and rail travel. mAadhaar app also allows for biometric locking and unlocking of the personal data of Aadhaar card holders - either unlock it (which is temporary) or disable the locking system. The mAadhaar app remains locked after a user enables the locking system till he/she chooses to either disable or unlock the locking system.
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Aadhaar card number, the 12-digit unique identity number assigned to all Indians, has to be linked with a host of essential services by March 31, 2018.