This Article is From Nov 29, 2020

All You Need To Know About This New Aadhaar Card

Aadhaar Card: Aadhaar enrollees can obtain the new PVC Aadhaar card by paying a fee of Rs 50

All You Need To Know About This New Aadhaar Card

The UIDAI provides a range of Aadhaar-related services online.

The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), which manages the government's Aadhaar biometric ID programme, recently rolled out the Aadhaar identification card in a new form. The new Aadhaar identification is printed on a polyvinyl chloride (PVC)-based card, which comes in the size of an ATM or debit card. Aadhaar enrollees can obtain the new PVC Aadhaar card by paying a fee of Rs 50. (Read More On How To Get A PVC Aadhaar Card Online Using This New Service)

A PVC Aadhaar card can be ordered using this link. This is a paid service. The user has to pay a fee of Rs 50 to get a PVC Aadhaar card.  The Aadhaar PVC card is delivered to the registered user by Speed Post, according to the UIDAI. 

Users without an Aadhaar-registered mobile number can also order a PVC Aadhaar card. According to the UIDAI, one can order PVC-based Aadhaar cards for an entire family online using one mobile number.

Here's a step-by-step guide on how to order a PVC Aadhaar card online using this paid service: 

  • Click on the link:
  • Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number/ 16-digit virtual ID/28-digit EID to begin
  • Enter security code
  • If using a non-registered mobile number, click on the required box of ''my mobile number is not registered''
  • Enter the OTP
  • After submitting, you will get a preview copy of the PVC card
  • Click on the payment option, pay Rs 50 to order one PVC card 
  • There are no limits on the number of orders and the amount is applicable for each order
  • The Aadhaar PVC card will be delivered by Speed Post within five working days (excluding the date of request)

How To Track Status Of PVC Aadhaar Card Order

  • Visit the website and select the "Check Aadhaar PVC Card Status" option. Here's the direct link.  
  • On the next page, titled "Check Aadhaar Reprint Status", enter details such as the 12-digit Aadhaar number (also known as Unique Identity Number) and the Service Request Number (SRN).
  • SRN is a 28-digit number issued after a user orders a PVC print online. 
  • Click on "Check Status" to proceed.  

The Unique Identification Authority of India provides updates on its services through social media from time to time.