Aadhaar Card is the 12 digits unique number provided by the Government of India for every citizen. This acts as the Proof of Identity and Proof of Birth for the citizen. As per the directives of the Government of India, every citizen must link the Bank Account to the Aadhaar Card to continue the service and enjoy the facility of the Government. The deadline has been set for December 31, 2017. This has to be done for every bank account. If you have the bank account in Bank of Baroda, then you must follow the procedure to get it linked quickly.
The Bank of Baroda facilitates the Aadhaar Linking with the existing Bank Accounts through Online and Offline. Here is how you can link your Aadhaar Card with your Bank of Baroda Bank Account.
Bank of Baroda has come up with easy Aadhaar linking process through internet or mobile login. The customer can ensure to link the Aadhaar with the existing account through the internet portal. Following are the steps by which you can complete the process.
Visit the login Page of the Official Bank of Baroda website (https://www.bankofbaroda.co.in/)
Select the appropriate login option under “For Customers” tab
Provide your Login ID & Password and click on Submit
Navigate to the Service Tab from the Home Page or Landing page
Select the Aadhaar Seeding Option in the Service Tab
Provide your 12 digit Unique Aadhaar Card Number and click on Submit
You will be notified by SMS or Email for the Aadhaar Linking Confirmation
The Internet is not available everywhere but the branches are. The offline branches of the bank also facilitate the same as online. Here are the steps that must be followed.
Visit the nearest Bank of Baroda branch and talk to the executive
Ask for the Aadhaar Linking form and fill it properly with all correct information
You may be asked for your original Aadhaar Card and copy of it
Original will be returned immediately after cross verifying the details.
Give the form to the desired counter
Your Aadhaar Card will be linked to the Bank of Baroda Bank Account. The information will be later informed by SMS and email.
Bank of Baroda has even started the Aadhaar linking via SMS as well to simplify the process.
In order to link the Aadhaar Card with the Bank Account, an SMS has to be sent in the following format to 5616150. This SMS may be charged separately despite your regular SMS pack.
UID Space<12 Digit Aadhaar Number>
You will be again notified by SMS and email once the linking is done. You can also link your Aadhaar Card through IVS service of the bank.
Linking Aadhaar with your Bank of Baroda account is mandatory as per the Government of India rules. Visit the Bank of Baroda Branch or the website to complete the process as soon as possible.