Aadhaar card is a significant identification document in the country. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) keeps improving several offline and online services time and again to provide a hassle-free experience to citizens. Recently, the organisation has discontinued the Order Aadhar re-print service. The agency shared the information through their Aadhaar Help Centre Twitter handle.

An Aadhaar card is one of the most crucial identity verification document in our country required for opening a bank account to filing income tax returns to availing of social benefits. The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) provides various online and offline services for Aadhaar cardholders like updating address, biometrics, photo and mobile numbers. And from time to time, it keeps people informed about the services through its official Twitter handle @UIDAI.

The discontinuation of the Aadhar re-print service was shared through the Aadhaar Help Centre Twitter handle, when a user was unable to find the Order Aadhaar Reprint service on the website. To which Aadhaar Help Centre replied, “Dear Resident, Order Aadhaar Reprint service has been discontinued.”

It also informed the user that he can opt for a new Aadhaar PVC card service by applying online. 

The user was also informed that if he wishes, he can print his e-Aadhaar in a flexible paper format.

A few days back, UIDAI has introduced the new compact, waterproof and durable Aadhaar cards in PVC card form similar to ATM ones. Informing about the same, the agency had shared the update on Twitter and had also introduced easy online modes to order the cards.

Indian citizens can get their Aadhaar letter reprinted on PVC card by paying a nominal charges of Rs 50. Aadhaar PVC cards can be ordered online by a person using his or her mobile number for the entire family. It can be easily ordered from the official website of UIDAI. The facility can be availed by paying a nominal fee of Rs 50 including GST & speed postal charges. After applying online, it will delivered to the applicant’s home directly through speed post.

Features of Aadhaar PVC Card.

Good printing quality and lamination

– More durable and convenient to carry.

– Instant offline verification by QR code

– The all-new Aadhaar PVC card has the latest security features. Its security features include a hologram, Guilloche Pattern, ghost image & Microtext.