Book Upto 12 Tickets in a month by linking Aadhaar to IRCTC Account

IRCTC portal registered users are now allowed to book upto 12 tickets in a month, if users get themselves verified through their Aadhaar number along with at least one passenger also being verified through Aadhaar.
  • No Aadhaar Verification required for booking up to 6 tickets in a month, as earlier.
  • Existing facility of booking upto 6 tickets (without Aadhaar) in a month continues.
How to avail the facility of booking more than 6 tickets and up to 12 tickets in a month
  • IRCTC Registered User is required to get himself Aadhaar verified using Aadhaar KYC option in My Profile.
  • User’s Aadhaar will be verified by sending an OTP on his mobile number linked with his Aadhaar number. On successful submission of OTP, user will become Aadhaar verified.
  • At least One (1) passenger on the ticket being booked, beyond 6 tickets in a month, should also be Aadhaar verified.
  • Users are required to verify the probable passengers through their respective Aadhaar number and store the verified passengers in passenger master list. This should be done before starting the ticket booking process, beyond 6 tickets in a month.
  • User can add Aadhaar verified passenger from master list at the time of booking to book additional tickets upto 12 tickets in a month
Step 1- Verify Aadhaar Number
  • Login using your IRCTC User ID and Password on www.irctc.co.in.  
  • Click “Aadhaar KYC” link under “My Profile” menu. 
IRCTC Aadhaar KYC
  •  Enter Your Aadhaar Number and Click on Send OTP button. OTP would be sent by Aadhaar System (UIDAI) on the mobile number registered with Aadhaar. Please keep your Aadhaar registered mobile number ready.  
IRCTC Enter Aadhaar Number
  • Enter the OTP and click on Verify button
IRCTC Aadhaar OTP
  • Click on Submit button to verify KYC details 
IRCTC Aadhaar Verify

  • after submission, your user is AADHAAR verified.

Step 2 - Add a Passenger with Aadhaar Number
  • Click “Master List” link under “My Profile” menu. 
IRCTC Master List
  • While adding new passengers in the Master List, provide correct and complete details i.e. Name, Date of Birth, Gender and Aadhaar number as mentioned in the Aadhaar Card. 
  • Click on “Submit” button to Add and verify Aadhaar details.   
Aadhaar IRCTC List
  • Passengers will be added in the Master List with Verification Status as “Pending”. No OTP will be sent in case of passenger Aadhaar verification.
  • To check the verification status of Aadhaar details, please click on “Click here to check pending Aadhaar verification status” option provided. 
Aadhaar Verify Passanger List
  • Verification status of passengers who have been verified with their Aadhaar details successfully will be “Verified” and for failed verification status be “Not Verified”.  
IRCTC Aadhaar Verified
  • Passengers already available in the Master list without Aadhaar verification can also be verified by using “Edit” option and submitting complete details including Aadhaar number.

Step 3 - Select Aadhaar verified passengers during Ticket Booking

To book more than 6 tickets (upto 12 tickets in a month), select at least One (1) Aadhaar verified passenger from Master List and add to the Passenger list while booking ticket. If you do not have Aadhaar verified passenger in Master List before making 7th ticket & onward in a month, you will be not allowed to book extra tickets (more than 6).

Note:  At least one (1) passenger on the ticket being booked beyond, 6 tickets in a month should be Aadhaar verified.

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account

Updating Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account is mandatory if you want to see your account active. Those who fail to link their respective Aadhaar Number with Standard Chartered Bank Account would find their account blocked.

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account

There are several channels by Standard Chartered Bank through which you could link your Aadhaar Number with your Account, and below we have discussed all methods of linking Aadhaar Number with Standard Chartered Bank Account.

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account through Standard Chartered Bank Branch
  • To link your Aadhaar Number with your Standard Chartered Bank Account visit nearest Standard Chartered Bank Home Branch with your Aadhaar Card Copy and Bank Passbook.
  • Take Aadhaar linking Form from the branch, fill up the form by entering your correct details.
  • Enclose your copy of Aadhaar Card to the form, and submit it to the branch.
  • You will be provided an acknowledgement confirming your request to link Aadhaar Card with Standard Chartered Bank Account.
  • Once bank process your application you will get notified via your registered mobile number through SMS.

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account through Standard Chartered Bank ATM
  • SWIPE YOUR ATM/DEBIT CARD IN Standard Chartered Bank ATM AND AUTHENTICATE WITH PIN
  • Go to “OTHER SERVICES” AND SELECT “AADHAAR SEEDING”
  • ENTER YOUR 12 DIGIT AADHAAR NUMBER
  • Accept Terms and Click on Submit
  • Acknowledgment SLIP seeding request will be printed.

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account through Standard Chartered Bank Internet Banking
  • Customer has to login to Internet Banking using his/her User ID and Password.
  • Click on the link in the home page “Registration of Aadhaar Number in Internet Banking “. 
  • Enter and confirm the 12 digit Aadhaar number in the respective fields. 
  • Select the Savings account for which Aadhaar number is to be linked.
  • To know the status about Linking and Rejection of Aadhaar number click on "Inquiry"

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account through SMS

This facility is enabled only for Standard Chartered Bank customers registered for mobile alerts.
Customer has to send an SMS to the 9223008844 AADHAAR request as per below format. The syntax for sending the SMS is given below:

AN<space><Aadhaar No><space><last five digits of the account / card number> 

Upon successful registration of AADHAAR number, customer will receive an SMS in his/her mobile inbox.

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account through Email

Send an e-mail with your account / card number and Aadhaar number from your registered e-mail id, to customer.care@sc.com

How to Link Aadhaar with Standard Chartered Bank Account through SC Mobile App

To link Aadhaar Number with bank account log in into SC Mobile and update the details under ‘Profile’ section.

Linking Aadhaar with Insurance Policies Mandatory

Aadhaar also known as UIDAI is 12 digit unique number issued by Government of India on behalf of UIDAI.

Linking Aadhaar with Insurance Policies Mandatory

The next update coming from insurance regulator IRDAI (Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India) is that Insurance Policies will have to be linked mandatorily with Aadhaar Number. Whereas Aadhaar has been already made mandatory for several financial tasks like banking, digital wallet etc. so Insurance is another financial product to which Aadhaar should be mandatorily linked with it.

Insurance Policy should be linked mandatory with Aadhaar Number in order to prevent money laundering. Many Insurance companies have already started notifying their customers to update their Aadhaar Number including PAN Card if they have still not done it.

Insurance Regulatory and Development Authority of India stated Aadhaar and PAN/ Form 60 are mandatory for availing various financial services including Insurance. Form 60/61 has to be submitted by those who does not possess a PAN Card for making a transaction where Permanent Account Number is mandatory.

The notification issued by Central Government dated 1st June 2017 stated the Prevention of Money-laundering (Maintenance of Records) Second Amendment Rules, 2017 making Aadhaar and PAN/Form 60 mandatory for availing financial services including Insurance Products and also for linking the existing Insurance policies with the same.

Linking Aadhaar is mandatory for policies issued by Life Insurance Companies, General Insurance Companies including standalone health insurers.

Link Aadhaar with Telenor through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

DoT has introduced all new 3 methods to link Aadhaar with Mobile Number, these methods will help subscribers to get their Aadhaar linked to their mobile number without visiting the stores of Telco’s. Also there is no need to provide fingerprints or biometrics to link Aadhaar with your Telenor Number.

Link Aadhaar with Telenor through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

The process of Linking Aadhaar with Telenor Number can be now completed at the comfort of your home. The three newly introduced methods to link Aadhaar with Telenor Number are OTP based, App based and IVRS based.

Below we have explained how to link Aadhaar with Telenor by using these new methods.

Link Aadhaar with Telenor through OTP based Method
  • To link Aadhaar with Telenor through OTP based method you will have to compose below message from your Telenor mobile number and send it to the below number.
  • The Complete details about SMS Format and on which number you should Send SMS would be available on 1st December 2017.
  • Once sending the SMS, you would receive OTP on your registered Aadhaar Mobile Number.
  • Enter the OTP and you are done seeding your Aadhaar with your Telenor Mobile Number.
Link Aadhaar with Telenor through App based Method
  • Telenor Subscriber will have to download the official app from App Store.
  • Once the app is installed, just tap on the app to open it.
  • Just tap on e-KYC option, enter your 10 digit Telenor Mobile Number and then followed by your 12 digit Aadhaar Number.
  • Once entering these details correctly just tap on submit button.
  • You will receive One Time Password on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP received and that’s it you have successfully linked your Aadhaar with Telenor Number through App based method.
Link Aadhaar with Telenor through IVRS Facility
  • To link your Aadhaar with Telenor through IVRS Facility you will have to call on below number, and follow the instructions.
  • Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number and 10 digit Telenor Mobile Number and then confirm it.
  • On confirmation you would receive OTP on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP Code and you have successfully done linking Aadhaar with Telenor Number through IVRS Facility.
  • The Complete details on which number you should contact, we would mention it on 1st December 2017.

Link Aadhaar with T24 through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

DoT has introduced all new 3 methods to link Aadhaar with Mobile Number, these methods will help subscribers to get their Aadhaar linked to their mobile number without visiting the stores of Telco’s.

Link Aadhaar with T24 through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

Also there is no need to provide fingerprints or biometrics to link Aadhaar with your T24 Number.
The process of Linking Aadhaar with T24 Number can be now completed at the comfort of your home. The three newly introduced methods to link Aadhaar with T24 Number are OTP based, App based and IVRS based.


Below we have explained how to link Aadhaar with T24 by using these new methods.

Link Aadhaar with T24 through OTP based Method
  • To link Aadhaar with T24 through OTP based method you will have to compose below message from your T24 mobile number and send it to the below number.
  • The Complete details about SMS Format and on which number you should Send SMS would be available on 1st December 2017.
  • Once sending the SMS, you would receive OTP on your registered Aadhaar Mobile Number.
  • Enter the OTP and you are done seeding your Aadhaar with your T24 Mobile Number.
Link Aadhaar with T24 through App based Method
  • T24 Subscriber will have to download the official app from App Store.
  • Once the app is installed, just tap on the app to open it.
  • Just tap on e-KYC option, enter your 10 digit T24 Mobile Number and then followed by your 12 digit Aadhaar Number.
  • Once entering these details correctly just tap on submit button.
  • You will receive One Time Password on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP received and that’s it you have successfully linked your Aadhaar with T24 Number through App based method.
Link Aadhaar with T24 through IVRS Facility
  • To link your Aadhaar with T24 through IVRS Facility you will have to call on below number, and follow the instructions.
  • Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number and 10 digit T24 Mobile Number and then confirm it.
  • On confirmation you would receive OTP on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP Code and you have successfully done linking Aadhaar with T24 Number through IVRS Facility.
  • The Complete details on which number you should contact, we would mention it on 1st December 2017.

Link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

DoT has introduced all new 3 methods to link Aadhaar with Mobile Number, these methods will help subscribers to get their Aadhaar linked to their mobile number without visiting the stores of Telco’s. Also there is no need to provide fingerprints or biometrics to link Aadhaar with your Tata Docomo Number.

Link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

The process of Linking Aadhaar with Tata Docomo Number can be now completed at the comfort of your home. The three newly introduced methods to link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo Number are OTP based, App based and IVRS based.

Below we have explained how to link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo by using these new methods.

Link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through OTP based Method
  • To link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through OTP based method you will have to compose below message from your Tata Docomo mobile number and send it to the below number.
  • The Complete details about SMS Format and on which number you should Send SMS would be available on 1st December 2017.
  • Once sending the SMS, you would receive OTP on your registered Aadhaar Mobile Number.
  • Enter the OTP and you are done seeding your Aadhaar with your Tata Docomo Mobile Number.
Link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through App based Method
  • Tata Docomo Subscriber will have to download the official app from App Store.
  • Once the app is installed, just tap on the app to open it.
  • Just tap on e-KYC option, enter your 10 digit Tata Docomo Mobile Number and then followed by your 12 digit Aadhaar Number.
  • Once entering these details correctly just tap on submit button.
  • You will receive One Time Password on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP received and that’s it you have successfully linked your Aadhaar with Tata Docomo Number through App based method.
Link Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through IVRS Facility
  • To link your Aadhaar with Tata Docomo through IVRS Facility you will have to call on below number, and follow the instructions.
  • Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number and 10 digit Tata Docomo Mobile Number and then confirm it.
  • On confirmation you would receive OTP on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP Code and you have successfully done linking Aadhaar with Tata Docomo Number through IVRS Facility.
  • The Complete details on which number you should contact, we would mention it on 1st December 2017.

Link Aadhaar with Jio through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

DoT has introduced all new 3 methods to link Aadhaar with Mobile Number, these methods will help subscribers to get their Aadhaar linked to their mobile number without visiting the stores of Telco’s.

Link Aadhaar with Jio through OTP based, App based & IVRS Facility Methods

Also there is no need to provide fingerprints or biometrics to link Aadhaar with your Jio Number.
The process of Linking Aadhaar with Jio Number can be now completed at the comfort of your home. The three newly introduced methods to link Aadhaar with Jio Number are OTP based, App based and IVRS based.

Below we have explained how to link Aadhaar with Jio by using these new methods.

Link Aadhaar with Jio through OTP based Method
  • To link Aadhaar with Jio through OTP based method you will have to compose below message from your Jio mobile number and send it to the below number.
  • The Complete details about SMS Format and on which number you should Send SMS would be available on 1st December 2017.
  • Once sending the SMS, you would receive OTP on your registered Aadhaar Mobile Number.
  • Enter the OTP and you are done seeding your Aadhaar with your Jio Mobile Number.
Link Aadhaar with Jio through App based Method
  • Jio Subscriber will have to download the official app from App Store.
  • Once the app is installed, just tap on the app to open it.
  • Just tap on e-KYC option, enter your 10 digit Jio Mobile Number and then followed by your 12 digit Aadhaar Number.
  • Once entering these details correctly just tap on submit button.
  • You will receive One Time Password on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP received and that’s it you have successfully linked your Aadhaar with Jio Number through App based method.
Link Aadhaar with Jio through IVRS Facility
  • To link your Aadhaar with Jio through IVRS Facility you will have to call on below number, and follow the instructions.
  • Enter your 12 digit Aadhaar Number and 10 digit Jio Mobile Number and then confirm it.
  • On confirmation you would receive OTP on your Aadhaar registered mobile number, enter the OTP Code and you have successfully done linking Aadhaar with Jio Number through IVRS Facility.
  • The Complete details on which number you should contact, we would mention it on 1st December 2017.