How to link your Aadhaar to bank, PAN, mobile number? Last date is 31 August

As it has become compulsory to link your Aadhaar card to bank account, PAN card and mobile number, here we bring some easy steps to do it. The last date to link Aadhaar with PAN is 31 August.

Bank account -

Step 1. Log on to the Net banking facility of your bank.

Step 2. Click on ‘Update Aadhaar card’ or ‘Aadhaar card seeding’ option.

Step 3. Enter Aadhaar card details and submit.

Step 4. After verification, the linking will be done and you will be informed through SMS or e-mail. You can also link it offline.

PAN card -

Step 1. Log on to the income tax website and click the link ‘Link Aadhaar’ on the left under ‘Services’.

Step 2. Give PAN and Aadhaar numbers, fill name and submit. After verification from UIDAI, the link will be confirmed.


Step 1. If you are registered on the income tax portal, log on and go to ‘Profile Settings’. Pull it down, click on ‘Link Aadhaar’.

Step 2. Verify details like name, date of birth and gender with those in your Aadhaar card. If the details match, fill in the Aadhaar number and captcha code, and click on ‘Link now’.

Step 3. A pop-up message will inform you when the linking has been done.

Mobile phone -

If you are linking for the first time, download the Aadhaar card correction application from the UIDAI website.

Fill the details, attach copies of Aadhaar card and identity proof, and submit these to the enrolment centre.

It will be updated in about 10 days.

If you are updating a new number, go to the UIDAI site, fill the Aadhaar number and captcha code.

On getting an OTP, update your number and it will be linked.

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