Process to know about Mobile App mAadhaar
The UIDAI or Unique Identification Authority of Indiahas launched a mobile application that enables Aadhaar holders to carry their Aadhaar card in a digital form. The UIDAI – the issuer of the 12-digit Aadhaar number or Unique Identity Number (UID) as well as Aadhaar card – has developed the mobile app – called mAadhaar – with an aim to provide an interface to Aadhaar number holders to carry their demographic information in smartphones. This information carried in digital form comprises name, date of birth, gender and address along with photograph as fed into the Aadhaar system, according to the UIDAI. mAadhaar can now be used as an identity proof to enter airports as well as for rail travel.
5. Sharing of QR code and e-KYC data by Aadhaar number holder: The mobile app enables the user to share the QR code and password protected e-KYC (know your customer) data to retrieve accurate demographic information, according to the UIDAI.