- Aadhaar detail updates take up to 90 days for completion, says UIDAI
- Aadhaar portal enables users to request changes in basic details
- Online tool lets users to modify name, address, other details on Aadhaar
(Also read: How to update Aadhaar mobile number, address online)
The UIDAI accepts requests for changes to such details - name, address, gender, date of birth, mobile number and/or email ID - online through its portal. Aadhaar card changes other than name, address, gender, DoB, mobile and email can be requested by visiting Aadhaar Enrollment or Aadhaar Update Centres, according to the UIDAI website.
How to check Aadhaar card update request status
Once on the UIDAI website, find and click on the 'Check Status-Updation done Online' tool. Users may proceed by entering their Aadhaar card number on the next page to receive an OTP or One-Time PIN on their registered mobile number. Those not having possession of their mobile number registered with Aadhaar or those not having a mobile number registered with Aadhaar "will have to visit nearest Update Centre", the UIDAI portal noted.
The tool can also be accessed via this link.
Once on the 'Aadhaar Self-Service Update Portal' page, enter your Aadhaar number, the URN or Update Request Number - issued by the UIDAI portal at the time of submission of updation application and Text Verification code in the specified fields.
In case of a request in process, the next page displays the message: "Please check again after few days."
"Please wait for the set time period before placing any query/complaint regarding this on website uidai.gov.in, toll free number 1947 and social media," the UIDAI added in its Twitter post.
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