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Aadhaar-SIM card linking

COAI asks UIDAI for more time to operationalise OTP-based Aadhaar verification

The government announced last month that Aadhaar-based verification of existing SIMs can be done via OTP-based method.

22 Nov 2017 1:56 PM

UIDAI approves 3 new ways to link Aadhaar with SIM - app, OTP, IVRS

The plans were considered and approved from the point of view of security, compliance with the Aadhaar Act.

15 Nov 2017 6:27 PM

Subscribers must link Aadhaar with SIM by Feb 6: Centre

The Department of Telecom and telecom operators are also working on a process of SMS/IVRS and app-based verification.

03 Nov 2017 11:04 AM

Govt working on app to link Aadhaar with SIM

Service providers will facilitate an OTP-based verification process through SMS or voiced-based IVRS call or via a mobile app.

02 Nov 2017 4:11 PM

Aadhaar info leakage: Citizens demand imposing fines on banks, telcos

The survey said 39 per cent of would completely support the Aadhaar-SIM linking move while 12 per cent declined support.

29 Oct 2017 7:06 PM


SIM verification method for NRIs, tourists likely in 2-3 weeks

Operators have been asked to submit by November 15 a blueprint of the process to operationalise new modes of SIM authentication.

26 Oct 2017 8:48 PM

SC denies urgent hearing on plea challenging Aadhaar-SIM linking

The plea sought direction to telecom operators to prevent them from implementing this notification.

26 Oct 2017 7:03 PM

Aadhaar-SIM linking to get easier for senior citizens

The Supreme Court's order in February 2017 mandated linking phone numbers with Aadhaar for every individual.

11 Oct 2017 12:19 PM

How to link Aadhaar with your mobile number

This is being seen as part of government's war against terrorists, fraudsters and criminals.

11 Sep 2017 12:20 PM

Govt plans to mandate linking of Aadhaar with SIM by Feb 2018: reports

However, consumers' biometrics will not be stored by telecom operators but by UIDAI.

10 Sep 2017 12:15 PM