For Aadhaar card holders, UIDAI has given a unique option so that anyone can find out in a few steps whether their Aadhaar number has been misused or not.
In a few years, it has happened that linking your Aadhaar number has become compulsory, whether a bank account, PAN card or any other.
Aadhaar is an important document that works as an address proof and ID proof for the citizens. To make any document, you must have an Aadhaar card.
To take advantage of any government scheme or to make any necessary documents, an Aadhaar card is mandatory; nothing is possible without it.
When you give Aadhaar xerox to take advantage of any government or non-government schemes, you will surely suspect that it can be misused anywhere.
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You can quickly solve your doubts and will also be able to know whether your Aadhaar number has been misused without your permission.
The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has provided this unique facility to Aadhaar cardholders.
This unique feature is’ Aadhaar Authentication History, where you will get all your Aadhaar card usage history.
Through this unique option, you can quickly know when and where the Aadhaar number has been used.
If you notice any misuse of Aadhaar usage in the ‘Aadhaar authentication history, you can notify the authority.
How to check the misuse of Aadhaar card
For this, you have to go to the official website of UIDAI https://uidai.gov.in and follow the steps given below to go further.
Step 01: In the My Aadhaar section on the home page, you will find the Aadhaar Authentication History option. Click on ‘Aadhaar Authentication History.
Step 02: The next page will appear as soon as you click on the Aadhaar Authentication History, here you have to enter a 12-digit Aadhaar number or a 16-digit virtual ID. I think the Aadhaar number is more favourable. Enter the security code that appears on the right and click ‘Send OTP‘.
Step03: On the next page, select the ‘All’ option in the Aadhaar authentication type, enter the date range (it will be a maximum of six months), the number of records, and verify OTP.
On the next page, you will find the Date, Time, AUA name, AUA Transaction ID, i.e. all the Aadhaar usage history. So, in this way, you can check in a few seconds whether your Aadhaar card has been misused or not.
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