Last date for Aadhaar number linking 2017 Aadhaar card mandatory documents list

After demonetization impact latest rush by everyone is to link their Aadhar card number to a long list of services for which Aaadhar is made mandatory. What are different Aadhaar card linking last date for various services in India for which Aaadhar has been made a mandatory item. There are many cases going on at Supreme court regarding whether or not to make Aadhar compulsory for mobile phone connections and bank accounts.

Meanwhile Indian government has decided to extend Aadhaar card linking last date for different services till 31 March 2018. Few months back Aadhaar card link Last day was mentioned till 31 December 2017 for bank accounts and for SIM cards till 6 February 2018. There are lot of confusions regarding Aadhaar card linking last date and this makes everyone look out for last day to submit Aadhaar card for verification. Now new extended last date is 31 March 2018.

Telecom companies have been forwarding messages saying that Central government has made it mandatory to link Aadhaar Card number to your mobile number. All mobile phone users in India have been receiving these messages from telecom company that their SIM cards will get deactivated if they do not submit or link Aadhar card number before last date in 2018. Supreme Court of India had received lot of petitions appealing Central Government decision to make Aadhar mandatory for getting different welfare schemes and using various services.

Millions of people had already link Aadhaar number to different schemes like LPG gas connection, mobile phone connection, bank account .etc. fearing that they will not be able to use these services if they do not submit Aadhaar. Aadhaar number mandatory linking is no being used in all type of services 4 common man like bank account, mobile phone, driving licence, Bhangarh, School admission, gas connection which makes it a compulsory document.

Main opposition made by appealing parties against Aadhar card is that personal security of a person will be in danger by giving personal information including thumb impressions to government server. Somehow these details get Lake it will affect everyone because there are chances that money can be looted from bank accounts using Aadhar Card information which is linked to bank account. Digital money usage in India gives more chances for Internet fraud if sensitive information linked to Aadhaar and bank accounts, mobile numbers get leaked.

Aadhaar card linking last date for different services

Recently Indian government has changed deadline to submit Aadhaar number for different schemes till 31 March 2018 based on reply given to Supreme Court (SC).

12 digit bio metric number is known as Aadhaar number and is now linked to many services. Last date given for submitting Aadhaar to these services are as follows.

  • Bank accounts – 31 December 2017 (31/12/2017)
  • Mobile number – new date is 31 March 2018 (31-3-18)
  • PAN card – 31 December 2017 (31/12/2017)
  • Voter ID card
  • Ration card
  • LPG gas connection / LPG Subsidy

Aadhaar card linking last date news

As per latest news in October 2017 the Aadhaar card linking last date has been changed and new date is 31 March 2018 (31-3-2018).

Other services like PAN card, LPG gas subsidy, Ration card .etc. were already linked to Aadhar numbers. Indian government had informed that they are not taking any actions till 31-3-2018 which is new extended date for linking mobile and bank accounts.

Aadhaar card linking last date

Mobile Number

Last date for linking Aadhar to mobile is 31 March 2018.

Indian Government had directed all mobile SIM number owners to link Aadhar card number to avoid their connection getting deactivated. Recently for all new mobile for connection is a bio-metric verification using Aadhar card number is done at beginning of Aadhar card application process itself. Indian browser there is no need to submit any photos or signature for getting a new connection. All mobile connections through this eKYC process is not required to submit their details again. Only those mobile users who got their connection by submitting identification documentsother than Aadhar card have to submit the details before last date on 31-3-2018 (31 March 2018).

Bank account

Last date for Aadhar bank account linking is 31 March 2018 (31-3-2018). Earlier, 31 December 2017 was last date given to link Aadhaar Card number to bank accounts in India. Submitting Aadhar card number given by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) is mandatory to you say bank account. Presently all bank accounts which do not have Aadhar number has to submit it within a timeline of six months and if anyone fails to do it then their accounts will be made inactive. Cash transactions above 50000 can be made only if that person has given Aadhaar number.

PAN Number

31 December 2017 was last date given to link PAN to Aadhar. Aadhaar number linking to Permanent Account number and has been made mandatory. All people filing tax returns has to submit to their Aadhaar numberalobg with PAN number.

LPG Connection

To get gas connection and LPG subsidy the Aadhaar number has to be linked with a bank account which has been Aadhaar verified.

Ration card

Ration shop subsidized food grains for BPL, APL ration card holders.

Crop insurance

Other services

All Government schemes, services for which Aadhaar card number enrolling has been made compulsory are as follows.

  • To get treatment of tuberculosis
  • To get Janani Suraksha Yojana scheme benefits.
  • ASHA or Accredited Social Health Activist workers.
  • Online appointment booking with AIIMS doctor.
  • To get deathcertificate.
  • Pradhan Mantri Ujjwala Yojana benefits.
  • National Apprenticeship Promotion Scheme
  • Scholarships from central government.
  • Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan for disabled children
  • Deendayal Antyodya Yojana
  • National Rural Livelihoods Mission
  • Soil Health Management
  • Soil Health Card scheme