July 28, 2021
Scam/Fraud

Beware of fraudsters! UIDAI warns against Aadhaar card verification scam | Personal Finance News

There are several frauds that are related to Aadhaar cards. Fraudsters are looking to steal Aadhaar Card IDs to either extract money or to take advantage of so many services that can be availed on its basis. To stay safe, it is important to cross-check their Aadhaar card immediately and besides that, they should not accept any such card from anyone as identity proof without first verifying it.

In this regard, UIDAI took to Twitter to make people aware of it and tweeted an alert that everyone should follow. The tweet read, “#BewareOfFraudsters Any Aadhaar is verifiable online/offline. To verify offline, scan the QR code on #Aadhaar. To verify online, enter the 12-digit Aadhaar on the link: https://resident.uidai.gov.in/verify.” For those who want to do it via an application, there is another option available. UIDAI tweet said, “You can also do it using the #mAadhaar app.”

Besides that, UIDAI also said that if anyone is facing, then…

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