The government has made it mandatory to link your insurance policies with Aadhaar, and the deadline is December 31, 2017. The move is to reduce fraudulent claims and increase the speed of insurance policy settlements.
It is said that insurance companies are sending intimations to policyholders to link their Aadhaar numbers to their insurance policies now.
Online linking for registered user
The insurance policy holder can update Aadhaar with their policy through online. For this, the policyholder needs to log in to the customer service portal of the insurance company and add his or her Aadhaar details to the profile.
Online linking for non-registered user
If the policyholder is not a registered online customer, still he or she can do the Aadhaar-insurance policy linking online. For this, the policyholder needs to visit the insurance company website. On the website, you can see the option to complete Aadhaar seeding. You need to furnish details such as,
- Your policy number
- Date of birth
- Email id
- Mobile number
- Aadhaar number
After entering 12 digit Aadhaar number using the above methods, you will receive a One Time Password or OTP in your registered mobile number. Enter the OTP in the column provided, and you will get your Aadhaar number successfully registered. How To Avail Loan On Insurance Policy? Things To Keep In Mind
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