Make Aadhaar number more secure: Now use Aadhaar card without giving Aadhaar number anywhere, download Masked Aadhaar
The central government had issued a notification not to give your Aadhaar number to anyone. This caused panic among the people, so the central government withdrew the notification on May 27, 2022, saying give Aadhaar number anywhere, but be careful. What can be done now? How to be vigilant if support is sought everywhere? Such questions occur to everyone, but here are two solutions. Before reading the solution given in the graphic, read the few details given here, then the picture will become clear..
Masked support and virtual ID
Suppose you don’t give your Aadhar card 12 digit number then you can give Aadhar card which only shows last four digits of Aadhar card, in the remaining eight digits xxxx xxxx. So the complete Aadhaar number will not go to anyone and will be secure. This type of Aadhaar card is called masked Aadhaar. Suppose an eight-digit mask is worn! This is officially valid and can only be downloaded from the government website.
The second type is the virtual ID number. If you don’t want to give a 12 digit Aadhaar number to anyone and don’t even give a four digit masked Aadhaar number to anyone then you can create a 16 digit virtual ID number and give that number to anyone instead of Aadhaar card. By doing this, your Aadhaar number will not go to anyone and will remain a secret. The 16-digit virtual ID number will run instead of the Aadhaar card. No one accepts or deems the virtual ID number valid, as the number is available from the central government’s Aadhaar card website. If someone does not consider this number valid and insists on the Aadhaar number, you can also lodge a complaint with the government. Yes, one thing in particular. That is, if you want to avail of any government assistance scheme, you have to provide full Aadhaar number. Masked Aadhaar or Virtual ID number will not work for availing government assistance.
One thing to keep in mind
The central government has given the option of masked Aadhaar card without having to give Aadhaar number. Also gave the option of virtual ID number, but there is a loopfall on one issue. Whether it is Aadhaar card or masked Aadhaar, it includes QR. There is a code and if you scan this QR code, all your details will come, so if you give a masked Aadhaar card to someone, then the QR code will go with it, so it is necessary to have a way to hide the QR code as well. Is. Now let’s understand the complete way in graphic …