The linking of the aadhar card with the Vodafone number will help the individuals to get benefits from various welfare schemes run by the government of India.
The main purpose of linking of aadhar with a mobile number is done for security reason only. In India people can get any number of mobile SIM cards from various telecom providers. The document submitted at the time of procuring the SIM card may not be original and hence the linking of aadhar with mobile numbers will help to check the fraudulent activities thus reducing the total number of illegal activities.
Below are the following steps to be followed to link Aadhar with Vodafone number through OTP:
Step 1: Dial 14546 from your Vodafone number.
Step 2: You can choose your preferred language for IVR.
Step 3: You need to enter your Aadhar number through your mobile dialer keypad.
Step 4: Vodafone will ask you to confirm the details.
Step 5: Then you will receive a message which contains the OTP.
Step 6: Enter the OTP from your mobile.
Step 7: To validate your Aadhar details, Vodafone uses this OTP.
Step 8: You will receive a confirmation message on the Vodafone number in 24 hours.
The Vodafone customers have to follow the below-mentioned steps to link their mobile number with Aadhar.
Step 1: Visit the nearest Vodafone store or showroom along with a self-attested copy of aadhar card.
Step 2: Inform the Vodafone executive your intention to link your number with aadhar card.
Step 3: The executive will be sent out an OTP to your Vodafone mobile number.
Step 4: Provide this OTP to the executive.
Step 5: Provide your biometric details using your fingerprints and verify the same.
Step 6: You will get a confirmation message on your Vodafone number within 24 hours.
Step 7: Reply on the message by typing “Y” to complete the linking procedure.
The Vodafone user has to follow the below-mentioned steps to link their mobile number and aadhaar card number via IVR.
Step 1: Call Vodafone’s toll-free number.
Step 2: Follow the instructions carefully and choose the options accordingly.
Step 3: Now proceeding further select the “Link Aadhaar with your Mobile Number” option.
Step 4: Enter your Aadhar card number, proceed further and confirm.
Step 5: Your Aadhar number will be linked with your Vodafone mobile number.
Step 6: You will receive a confirmation message after completion of successful verification.
You only have to carry a self-attested copy of your Aadhar card to the Vodafone store and your Vodafone number is required. There are no other documents to be provided by the user for mobile verification.
Vodafone users are not required to pay any charges to link Aadhar with Vodafone number.
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