Linking your Aadhar card has been made mandatory for many Bank accounts. Its a very easy process if you follow the below steps carefully. You can check your Aadhar linnking status of your bank account from the official UIDAI website. It is necessary to link your Aadhar card to your bank account to avail various subsidies from the Indian Government.
You can check whether your Aadhar card is linked to your bank account or not from the Aadhar portal website provided by the Indian Government. Please read the steps mentioned below carefully and follow the steps to check your Aadhar card linking status.
Why is it Important to Link Your Aadhar card with your Bank Account
You need to know the importance of linking your Aadhar card number to your bank account. There are many benefits of Linking your bank account with your Aadhar card number. You will get subsidy and many other beneifits from the Indian Government. The subsidy amount will be deposited directly to your bank account.
You will get benefits in:
- Credit on LPG cylinder (HP, Bharat Gas, BPCL, GAIL, Indian Oil, ONGC, Adani, etc.)
- Credit on Kerosene
- Credit on Sugar
- Credit on other Rations
- Direct credit of Pension, welfare funds, MNREGA wages, various Scholarships, etc. from the Indian government and nuch more.
Steps to Check your Linked Bank Account With Your Aadhaar Card Number
UIDAI has provided two methods to check your linked bank account with your Aadhar card. We will be describing both in details.
Step 1: Open the website provided by UIDAI to check your linked bank accounts with your Aadhar number by clicking here.
Step 2: A website will open which will ask you to enter your Aadhar card number and Captcha code (security code) as shown in the image and click on “Verify” button. A new webpage will open where you can see all the bank accounts linked with your Aadhar card number.
In case you have lost your Aadhar number or if you don’t know it, then you can read this guide to retrieve it.
Alternate option to check your bank account linked to your Aadhar card or not by using mobile phone
In case you don’t have access to the website, you have a alternate option to verify your status of linked Aadhar card with your bank account.
In case you have access to the website and don’t have access to any mobile phone then you can use the above method to check Aadhar card linking with bank account.
Aadhar UIDAI official online portal provides a contact number that you can dial to check your Aadhar card linked with your bank account. The number is a USSD code that you have to dial on your mobile phone dialing screen.
Here are the steps you need to follow:
Step 1: Dial *99*99*# on your mobile phone dialing screen if you want to check your linked bank account with your Aadhar card number.
Step 2: After pressing the call button, it will ask you to enter your “12 digit UID number” which is nothieng but your Aadhar number. Enter it and press the “Send” button.
Step 3: After entering your Aadhar number, you need to enter “1” to “Confirm UID number” or “Confirm Aadhar number” and press “Send” button.
Step 4: At last you will recieve the status of whether your Aadhar number is linked to your bank account or not.