Hello, guys today in this article I will provide you an easiest and the simplest method to apply for a duplicate copy of your lost aadhar card. Many of us would think that we need to rush to an e-Mitra office if we lost our aadhar card in case, but it’s not true now you can get your copy of aadhar card in just five minutes. So lets head over to the method.
Step 1:- Access to UIDAI website
First of all what you have to do is open the web browser of your mobile or pc device then just hit this URL in your browser. You can see the URL in the given picture, it’s the government portal which will provide you a duplicate legal copy of your aadhar card which works same as your original one.
After you have done this, you will see a homepage of this portal then you have just take your cursor to the right end bottom of the page where you will find an option called AADHAR SERVICES. After you have found that option just clicks on it and a new webpage will be opened.
After you have done with the following steps you have click get aadhar option on the header menu of the webpage ( look in the picture for example ). You have to again make a click on GET E-AADHAR, now this will take you to a form where you have to fill up some necessary details of yourself and then you will easily get your copy of aadhar card.
Step 3:- Fill necessary details of Aadhar Card
Now in this what you have to do is just fill your details. Don’t panic if you have forgotten your aadhar card number because you can also use your enrollment number ( its provided when you apply for aadhar card for the first time ). So after you fill in the enrollment number or your aadhar number if you remember it then you will proceed to fill next items. Just put your name, your area zip code and next thing is just fill in the captcha ( human verification code ) what you see in the above box just fill that same thing in the empty space.
After you have done filling all the necessary items you will be asked to fill your mobile number and you will receive a verification code ( OTP code ) on your registered mobile number. Please remember that you can access your e-aadhar if you do not have access to your mobile number on which you are going to receive the otp. So now enter the number and wait for some time you will receive the password and just fill in that password.
Step 4:- Download duplicate copy of your lost aadhar card
The last and the final step you have to follow is to download your lost aadhar card. After you have done with step 3, an automated download will begin in your device then you can open your aadhar card but wait the work is not done yet because it will ask you for a password as you can see in the given picture. So in this condition what you have to do is just enter your area zip code (Pincode) as your password and your congrats! you have got your aadhar card copy now. You can also take a copy ( printed one ) and use it as valid proof.