It is very easy to download the Aadhaar card from internet. It would be in the password protected PDF document for the safety and security reasons. To apply for the Aadhaar card first and foremost you need to enroll yourself and obtain a receipt from the enrollment center. After a few days the status of your aadhaar card would be visible on the internet. The following steps to be taken to obtain the card:
– Visit the website https://uidai.gov.in/
– On the left hand side under the tab of Aadhaar Enrollment, you would see the fourth link which is “Download Aadhaar”
– Click on it and it will take you to another page where in your need to enter the enrollment number, full name, Pin Code, captcha image and one time password that you will get on your phone.
– After that it you can download the card by entering the first four letters of your name as appearing in Aadhaar card and the year of birth in the format of YYYY. For example if your name is Rattan and year of birth if 1984 then the password would be “RATT1984”
What to do If aadhar card password not working?
In some cases people use small letters instead of using capital letters of their name in aadhar password, and complain that their aadhar card password is not working. So, Please note that Aadhar password is case sensitive.
In case your Aadhaar is not ready yet, it will give the indication to check in a few days’ time.