Baal Aadhaar Card | Blue Colored Aadhaar Card for Children Below 5 Years – Find Out How to Apply, Check Status & Download Bal Aadhaar Card pdf |Baal Aadhaar Card Application Form
The motive of introducing Aadhaar Card was to ensure that every citizen has it’s Individual, Unique Identity. UIDAI has recently announced new type of Aadhaar Cards for Children of Age Less than 5 Years. They Call it “Baal Aadhaar“. These are Blue Colored Aadhaar Cards that do not contain Biometric details of the Children. In this article, we are Sharing Complete Details of Bal Aadhaar Card. How to Apply, Fill in the Application Form, how to Check Application Status and Finally how to Download it. Let’s Get Started
Baal Aadhaar Card
Concerned Authority – UIDAI
Color of Baal/Child Aadhaar Card – Blue
What is Required – Photograph & Duly Filled Enrollment Form
Note – Until the Child Turns out to be 5 years Old, No biometric details will be captured
The announcement of Blue Colored Baal Aadhaar was made on Twitter (Dated 26th February 2018) from the Official UIDAI Account. It Stated that –
“Get Blue Colored “Bal Aadhaar’ for Child Below the Age of 5 Years Without Biometric Details”
Earlier there was confusion regarding Aadhaar Card for Children. Many people were not sure that should they take their kids to the enrollment center or should they wait for few years. After this Official Announcement by UIDAI, Everything is clear now.
Bal Aadhaar Eligibility Criteria
- Only the Children of Age Less than 5 years are Eligible for Blue Colored Baal Aadhaar
How to Apply for Baal Aadhaar Card | Online Application Form
- Visit the Nearest Enrollment Center and Fill in the Application Form
- One of the Parents Must attach his/her Aadhaar Card Copy/ provide Aadhaar Number
- Parents need to Provide a working number that they want to attach with the Baal aadhaar card
- At the Enrollment center, the concerned official will Click a Photograph of the Child
- Once the Details of the Child are entered in the System, an acknowledgement slip will be generated. You are advised to Keep this Acknowledgment slip at safe place because till Baal Aadhaar card is issued to you, This is the only proof that you have applied for one!
- The Confirmation message will be sent on the mobile number that was provided
- Within 2 Months of receiving the confirmation message, the Blue Colored Baal Aadhaar card will be generated.
Check Status/ Track Blue Baal Aadhaar Card Online
Once you have applied for the Child’s Aadhaar Card and received the acknowledgement slip, You can easily check the Status Online. Here are the Steps –
- First of All, Visit this Page
- Enter the Acknowledgement Number and Click on check Status
- You will come to Know if the Aadhaar Card has been Generated or not !
How to Download Baal Aadhaar Card as PDF File
If you have Checked the Status of your Baal Aadhaar Card Application and Found that it has been generated that you become eligible to download the Baal Aadhaar Online. Here are the Steps :
- Visit THIS PAGE
- Enter the Enrollment ID, Name of the Child & Pin Code
- Enter the Code (Captcha)
- Then Click on “Get One time Password”
- Now, you will receive an OTP on the Registered Mobile Number, Enter it and click on Download
- A pdf file will be downloaded and in order to Open it You will have to Enter a Password. The Password will be First 4 Letters of your Name(in Capital as per Aadhaar Card) and Year of Birth
What is Baal Aadhaar?
- A Child below 5 years of Age gets a Blue Colored Aadhaar Card Called “Baal Aadhaar”
How is Baal Aadhaar Different from Normal Aadhaar Card?
- The Normal Aadhaar card Contains Biometric Details of the Holder, However the Baal Aadhaar Doesn’t consist of Biometric Information.
When Biometric Update will be done?
- When the Child Ages 5 years, A mandatory biometric update is required which can be done at any of the nearest Aadhaar Card Center. Also, when the Child ages 15 years he/she will have to Update his biometric details once again. These Biometric Updates are Totally free.
What Documents are required?
- One of the Parents need to Provide his Aadhaar Card Copy or Aadhaar Card Number
In how many Days, Baal Aadhaar Card will be Issued?
- Baal Aadhaar Card will be issued within 2 months from the receipt of Confirmation message at the registered mobile number
Here are Some of the Images Related to Baal Aadhaar Card, that we obtained from Official UIDAI Twitter Account –
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