Fake Aadhaar Card: Aadhaar card has become the most important document of the country. No government or private work can be done without Aadhaar card. But while doing these works, many people drop the documents anywhere. Aadhaar’s Xerox goes into the trash or junk as soon as it’s done. Due to which this Aadhaar card is misused and some people make fake Aadhaar cards from this paper. Now the government has issued a notification to prevent forgery of a single Aadhaar card. Let us know what is this suggestion.
What is the suggestion?
The government has issued a notification to ban the use of fake Aadhaar cards. The government’s Electronics and IT Ministry on Thursday said that Aadhaar card is an important document, so this 12-digit unique identification number should be verified before accepting it in physical and electronic form.
Circular issued by UIDAI
Aadhaar card issuing organization UIDAI has issued a circular to all the departments saying that before accepting any person’s Aadhaar, its veracity should be checked. Along with this, UIDAI has also said that with the consent of a person, his Aadhaar can be checked with any type of card i.e. E Aadhaar, Aadhaar PVC card and mAadhaar. So that the misuse of Aadhaar stops.
abuse is a punishable offense
According to the advisory issued by the government, after verifying the Aadhaar Card, information about fake cards will be known. In such a situation, the person using fake Aadhaar card will be kept in the category of crime. Along with this, he will also be eligible for punishment under section 35 of the Aadhaar Act.
check fake aadhaar
Authenticity of any Aadhaar card can be checked using mAadhaar app or Aadhaar QR code scanner by using QR code available on all forms like Aadhaar card, e-Aadhaar, Aadhaar PVC card and m-Aadhaar. QR code scanner is available for Android and iOS based mobile phones as well as for windows application.
appeal to citizens
UIDAI has appealed to the Aadhaar card holders that it is often seen that people use their Aadhaar card anywhere or do not pay attention to its security. In such a situation, people should use their Aadhaar card at the right place. Keep the copies carefully instead of throwing them here and there. Never share Aadhaar number or card on social media or with any other person.
If UIDAI’s appeal is accepted, then the use of fake Aadhaar Card will stop.
Big news for Aadhaar card holders!