Frequently Asked Question on PARICHAI portal
What is Aadhaar Id or UID Aadhaar is a 12 digit individual identification number issued by the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) on behalf of the Government of India. This number will serve as a proof of identity and address, anywhere in India. Any individual, irrespective of age and gender, who is a resident in India and satisfies the verification process laid down by the UIDAI, can enroll for Aadhaar. Each individual needs to enroll only once which is free of cost. Aadhaar number will help you provide access to services like banking, mobile phone connections and other Govt and Non-Govt services in due course.
Which act governs the legal aspects of Aadhaar project? The Aadhaar (Targeted Delivery of Financial and other Subsidies, benefits and services) Act, 2016 is a money bill of the Parliament of India. It aims to provide legal backing to the Aadhaar unique identification number project. It was passed on the 11 March 2016 by the Lok Sabha
How can I authenticate Aadhaar Id of a person? There are multiple online services provided by MP PARICHAI portal which take input from the user and uniquely verify the resident and his/her Aadhaar ID using the Central Identities Data Repository (CIDR). The modes of authentication are:
Biometric authentication: Require UID and the biometric (finger print or iris scan) of the resident for authentication.
Demographic authentication:Require UID and demographic information (Name/Mobile No. /Email address) of the resident.
OTP authentication:On entry of UID, a one-time password (OTP) is sent to the mobile number registered with UIDAI to identify the resident.
eKYC:UIDAI offers the e-KYC service, which enables a resident having an Aadhaar number to share their demographic information and photograph with a UIDAI partner organization in an online, secure, auditable manner with the residents consent. The consent by the resident can be given via a Biometric authentication or OTP authentication.
What fields can I update through Self Service Update Portal (SSUP)? Using the online SSUP portal (https://ssup.uidai.gov.in/web/guest/ssup-home) Name, gender, Date of Birth, address, mobile number and email can be updated.
How can I get my mobile number registered against my Aadhaar? You need to visit the nearest enrollment center to update your mobile number. No additional documents are required.
How to contact us? PARICHAI application users may contact us by using phone or mail. Phone:+91 8889133354 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org