There are two options to check your aadhar card status. You can check the aadhar card status online through e aadhar card link or you can check the Aadhar card status by mobile, sending SMS. These process is explained below in detail.
It took nearly 5 week to process the aadhar card under normal condition but it may take 3 months. If you don’t receive aadhar card after 3 months then you can re-apply for the aadhar card.
Process to check Aadhar card status / aadhar card tracking
UIDAI Card /Aaddhar card status enquiry by sending sms through mobile
To check status of aadhar card by sending sms through mobile, send an SMS as “UID STATUS <14 digit enrolment number>” (e.g. UID STATUS 23232323232323) to 51969.
* You have to send sms through registered mobile number
If your aadhar card is generated then you will receive the aadhar card number, otherwise you will not get the aadhar card no of your card.
Aadhar card status check online through e aadhar website
To check the aadhar card status online you need to have an acknowledgement slip that you have received on the day when you applied for aadhar card. On acknowledgment slip there is two number ie. 1. 14 digit enrollment number 2. 14 digit date and time of the enrollment
Now enter these 14 digit number in the respective box to the e aadhar portal. Click here to go to the e aadhar card website to check your aadhar card status. If your aadhar card is completed then you will get the new adhar card in digital form with all detail otherwise you will get the current status of your aadhar card.
How to download aadhar card?
Download aadhar card through e aadhar website
Now you can download aadhar card copy through online at your home or office. The duplicate aadhar card has the same validity as the original aadhar card which is send through the post. Downloading your aadhar card is simple and just a click away.
Go to the website and fill the form ie your 14 digit enrollment number, date and time of the enrollment, full name, mobile no then you will receive one time password (OTP) if you have entered the above detail correctly. Now upon entering the OTP you will directed to a web page which have an option to download aadhar card online. Click to download the aadhar card in PDF format. Once you have downloaded the aadhard card in pdf format you have to enter you pin code to open the pdf file. Now you can print your aadhar card. It is better if aadhar card print with color printer because it will look like original. Now you can use your aadhar card as a valid document for all the work which require aadhar card.
Download aadhar card by name
You can also download aadhar card by name if you have lost the aadhar card. There you can find your aadhar card no (UID) or Enrollment no (EID) and by entering these detail here you can download your aadhar card. Click here to go to the online portal of the website where you can find your lost UID or EID by entering your name. Now you have to enter your name, your registered email id or you registered mobile no. Then you will receive a high security password ie an OTP. After filling the OTP in below box you direct to the page where your desired information UID or EID will be provided to you. Once you get your UID or EID you can download your duplicate aadhar card by following the above process.