To check your Aadhaar card status, access the website of Unique Identification Authority of India, Government of India. This website allows you to check the Aadhaar card status online and provides the details for checking the status via SMS and using a toll-free number.
To check the Aadhaar card status online, click on the Check Aadhaar Status tab located on the left side of The Kiosk page on the UIDAI website. This leads to the Get Enrolled page.
On this page, enter the 14-digit enrollment number given on the enrollment slip in the appropriate box. Also, enter the time and date of enrollment, which are also mentioned on the slip and are composed of 14 digits. Together, these make up the 28-digit temporary enrollment ID. Finally, enter the security code that flashes on the screen, and click on Check Status.
To check Aadhaar card status via SMS, click on The Kiosk tab, and use the SMS number given at the right side of the page. To send the SMS to 51969, type UID STATUS and then the 14-digit enrollment number or the 28-digit temporary enrollment ID on your mobile phone. Alternatively, use the toll-free number, 1-800-300-1947, to contact a representative who can tell you the Aadhaar card status over the phone.