On the finish of December, UIDAI tweeted a quantity By way of which one can test Aadhaar linked account by SMS. Find out how this methodology works:
- Dial *99*99*1# out of your telephone. You’ll have to pay 50 paise for this message.
- After this you’re going to get a dialog field and you’ll be requested for 12 digit Aadhaar quantity.
- If you enter the Aadhaar quantity, you’ll be requested to substantiate or change the quantity.
- Now you will note the checking account info linked with Aadhaar.
Within the SMS primarily based service of UIDAI, no OTP is shipped to the registered cell variety of the Aadhaar holder. Aside from this, the Aadhaar holder doesn’t even get to know that somebody has checked the knowledge associated to the financial institution. For instance, we entered the Aadhaar variety of considered one of our colleagues and we got here to know that his account is with Allahabad Financial institution.
However evidently this methodology doesn’t work for all banks. For instance, we tried utilizing the Aadhaar variety of the particular person having a Aadhaar linked Sure Checking account, however we couldn’t get the title of the financial institution. Nonetheless, in case your Aadhaar is linked with a number of financial institution accounts, you then solely get to know the title of 1 financial institution.