- Now It's Mandatory to Link Aadhaar with Karnataka Bank Account
- Last Date Extended to March 31, 2018
You must have heard on the radio, watched on television and read on the newspaper about Aadhaar linking with Bank Account. But have you ever wondered why Government is encouraging people to link their 12-digit Unique Identification Number with their respective bank account/s? Well, there are plenty of schemes run by Indian Government so in order to pass on the benefits of the same, the Central Government has made it mandatory for all to link/update the Aadhaar details with the bank account/s. Whether you have a single account or maintaining multiple accounts in different banks, it is a compulsion to link all of them. However, if you are still not aware of the latest aadhaar update, kindly pay attention here. UIDAI has decided to add the face authentication as another security layer along with existing forms of biometric authentication.
And, by following the footprints of Government’s rule in accordance with Aadhaar linking, Karnataka Bank is also in the league just like other banks. That’s Right! If you are having an account in the same bank and eager to know how to link Aadhaar with Karnataka Bank Account, we are here for you. Just read this blog post further and know how you can link your Karnataka Bank Account with Aadhaar.
How to Link Aadhaar with Karnataka Bank Account
Linking your 12-digit Aadhaar Number with Karnataka Bank Account is simple and quick. Actually, there are 2 convenient options to do the same. You can update your Aadhaar details either choosing an Online Facility OR If you want to go with a traditional mode, Offline Facility is also there to help. So, let’s just know the steps for each one of them in the post below.
How to Link Aadhaar with Karnataka Bank Credit Card
Curious to know how to link your Karnataka Bank Credit Card with Aadhaar? Well, Karnataka Bank allows you to update your 12-digit biometric number in a hassle-free manner. You can visit the Bank Branch and ask for an Aadhaar Seeding Form OR you can opt for an SMS Banking Service to update your Aadhaar credentials. A persona can also dial the customer care number to get his/her aadhaar updated with Karnataka Bank credit card. However, the existing customers of Karnataka Bank, need to link the bank account with aadhaar and their credit card will automatically be linked.
Steps to Link Aadhaar with Karnataka Bank Account Online (Net Banking)
If you want to link your Aadhaar details with Karnataka Bank, all you need to do is just follow the steps below.
Step 1: Open the Official Website of Karnataka Bank
Step 2: Go to ”Internet Banking” and Select appropriate option, i.e. Personal or Corporate Banking accordingly
Step 3: Enter your ”User ID and Password/Captcha Code” to Login
Step 4: Choose the ”Customer Service” tab
Step 5:Enter your ”12-digit Aadhaar Number” and ”Submit” the same
Step 6: A ”Confirmation” will be sent to you after your Aadhaar is linked
Steps to Link Aadhaar with Karnataka Bank Account Offline (Branch Visit)
To link your Aadhaar Offline, i.e. by visiting any Karnataka Branch, below are the steps you need to follow.
Step 1: Visit the Home Branch of Karnataka Bank (branch where your account is opened)
Step 2: Collect the ”Consent Letter of Aadhaar Enabling” from the Counter OR Download the same online
Step 3: Fill the Form by mentioning your Aadhaar Number, Bank Account Number, Name, Mobile Number and Email
Step 4: ”Submit” the above Form along with a ”Self-attested photocopy of Aadhaar Card”
Step 5: Bring your ”Original Aadhaar Card” also as Bank Officials can ask the same
Note: After the successful submission and complete Verification, you will be notified by an SMS
How to Check Whether your Aadhaar is Linked to your Karnataka Bank Account or not?
When it comes to checking whether you Aadhaar is linked to your bank account or not, the method of knowing the same is quite easy. There are 2 best ways with the help of which you can quickly know the status of your Aadhaar linking with Karnataka Bank.
Visit UIDAI Portal
Step 1: Visit the Official Website of UIDAI )
Step 2: Click on-’’Check Aadhaar & Bank Account Linking Status” Under ‘’Aadhaar Services’’.
Step 3: This will open another window, where you need to Enter your Aadhaar Number along with the visible Security Code.
Step 4: An ‘’OTP’’ will be sent to your Registered Mobile Number, enter the same and Click on the ‘’Login’’ tab.
Step 5: An authentication screen will appear, where you can find all the details such as your Aadhaar Number, Bank Linking Status, Linking Date and Bank Name.
Dial *99*99*1# Service from your Mobile
Step 1: Dial *99*99*1#, a USSD based value added service from your mobile.
Step 2: Enter your Aadhaar Number and confirm the same.
Step 3: On Confirmation, a screen will appear showing the Aadhaar Number and Bank Account to which your 12-digit Unique Identification Number is linked.
Note: This service can only be used if your mobile number is linked with Aadhaar.
This service allows you to check the last bank account only that has been linked to your Aadhaar.
In case of multiple accounts, check the status of the same with the bank.