Re-verifying Mobile Number with Aadhaar eKYC is mandatory if you want to keep your number active. But mobile re-verification with Aadhaar eKYC by visiting retailer store was no possible for everyone and also to those who had weak fingerprints and other issues.
So to troubleshoot this issue DoT has introduced three new methods through which MTNL Mobile subscriber can easily link Aadhaar without visiting retailer store and without giving fingerprints.
MTNL Mobile subscribers can now link their Aadhaar with MTNL Connection at the comfort of their home.
Below we have explained all 3 methods on how to re-verify MTNL Mobile Number with Aadhaar eKYC.
How to Re-verify MTNL Mobile Number with Aadhaar eKYC through App or Website
- Resident to enter the mobile number (to be verified) on website or app.
- Telecom Service Providers website or app will generate OTP on the entered mobile number which resident will then enter on the website.
- Consent message will be displayed on the website and resident will enter the Aadhaar Number after checking the consent box.
- Telecom Service Providers website or app will generate an OTP request to UIDAI.
- If there is any mobile number registered with Aadhaar, resident will receive the OTP on it.
- Resident will receive a consent message for receiving e-KYC from UIDAI and resident will enter OTP after providing the consent.
- Successful e-KYC authentication and confirmation to resident that mobile has been re-verified.
How to Re-verify MTNL Mobile Number with Aadhaar eKYC through IVRS
- Resident calls the Telecom Service Provider IVR through the mobile number that needs to be re-verified.
- IVR plays the consent message and resident provides the Aadhaar Number.
- OTP request sent to UIDAI if there is Aadhaar registered mobile number otherwise error message is played to the resident.
- OTP is received on the Aadhaar registered mobile and consent message played.
- Resident enters the OTP on the IVR and e-KYC details are fetched from UIDAI.
- Successful mobile re-verification message is given on IVR as well as SMS notification on subscribers mobile.