UIDAI Will Launching Aadhar Virtual ID Soon In India. UIDAI on Wednesday introduced a new concept of ‘Virtual ID’ which Aadhaar-card holder can generate from its website and give for various purposes, including SIM verification, instead of sharing the actual 12-digit biometric ID. This will give the users the option of not sharing their Aadhaar number at the time of authentication.
UIDAI Will Launching Aadhar Virtual ID Soon In India:
UIDAI reported that another two-layer key framework to fortify the security of Aadhaar holders. UIDAI has actualized another Virtual ID technique which would do away the need of sharing your 12-digit Aadhaar number for confirmation purposes. Under the recently presented framework, an Aadhaar holder will be soon given the decision of not sharing their Aadhaar ID amid the confirmation procedure.
The Virtual ID, which would be a random 16-digit number, together with biometrics of the user would give any authorised agency like a mobile company, limited details like name, address and photograph, which are enough for any verification.
The Virtual ID will be a temporary and revocable 16 digit random number mapped to a person’s Aadhaar number and the Aadhaar-issuing body will start accepting it from 1 March, 2018.
From 1 June, 2018 it will be compulsory for all agencies that undertake authentication to accept the Virtual ID from their users.
What is Aadhar Virtual ID?
Its is a 16 digit two-layer key framework to fortify the security of Aadhaar holders. it can be utilized to validate at approved offices like banks and telecom specialist organizations.
“Virtual ID will be a transitory, revocable 16 digit arbitrary number mapped with the Aadhaar number. It isn’t conceivable to get Aadhaar number from Virtual ID,” the UIDAI said around it issued before today.
“Aadhaar number holder can use Virtual ID in lieu of Aadhaar number whenever authentication or KYC services are performed. Authentication may be performed using the Virtual ID in a manner similar to using Aadhaar number,” a UIDAI circular said.
Of course, the Virtual ID will be substantial for a particular era, however UIDAI is yet to uncover the era however. In the event that a client creates another Virtual ID, the more seasoned ID will be naturally crossed out.
What is Aadhar Card?
Aadhaar is a 12-digit unique identification number issued by the Indian government to every individual resident of India.The Unique Identification Authority of India (UDAI), which functions under the Planning Commission of India, is responsible for managing Aadhaar numbers and Aadhaar identification cards.