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Baal Aadhar Card Latest Update 2022: No Need of Biometric, Find Application Process Inside

In this article, you will get to know the important facts to relate to the Baal Aadhar card. And, how to apply for your child, as it is considered as an extremely important document if you want your child to get enrollment in a good school.

M Kanika
Baal Aadhar Card Update 2022
Baal Aadhar Card Update 2022

For every citizen of India, the Aadhar Card is one of the most crucial documents. Even children under the age of five are given an Aadhar card, known as a Baal Aadhar Card. However, the requirements for applying for it are rather different. The Aadhar card issuing organization, the Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI), has modified the method for issuing Aadhar cards to children.

Parents can now apply for their child's Aadhar card by simply showing the certificate or slip of the hospital where the child was born.

Children under the age of 5 are eligible for Baal Aadhar and according to the UIDAI, biometrics is no longer required for children under the age of five. The biometric will be required when the child reaches the age of five. After that, a child Aadhar card will be issued, similar to the main Aadhar card.

Eligibility & Documents Required For Baal Aadhar Card

You'll need the following documents, to apply for the Baal Aadhar Card:

  • First of all, the applicant's child must be an Indian citizen.

  • At the time of registration, the child’s must be under the age of five.

  • During registration, the child's birth certificate is also required.

  • Proof of address

  • Parents' Aadhar card number

  • A passport size photo of the child.

  • Phone number

  • Bring the required documents, such as Proof of Identity (POI), Proof of Address (POA), Proof of Relationship (POR), and Date of Birth, to the Enrollment Centre on the appointed appointment day (DOB).

  • An officer will look over all of your documentation.

  • Biometric data will be collected if your child is over the age of five.

  • For children under the age of five, biometric data is not required; only demographic information and facial recognition will be required.

Facts Related To Baal Aadhar card are As Follows

  • You can register your child for an Aadhar card when he or she is born.

  • You will have to update the child's Aadhar card twice after it is generated. Following the first five years. After 15 years. This is a required procedure.

  • Ball Adhaar is connected to the parents' Aadhar numbers prior to the age of five.

  • You cannot enroll your child in a good school without an Aadhar card. So, it is extremely important to make Baal Aadhar Card for your child.

What is the Procedure To Apply For Baal Aadhar Card?

  • First and foremost, go to UIDAI's official website.

  • Choose the Aadhar Card registration option and fill in the needed information for a child.

  • Fill in your demographic information, such as your residential address, locality, state, etc., and then submit the application.

  • To book an appointment for Aadhar Card registration, go to the Appointment option.

  • Choose the nearest Enrollment Center, make an appointment, and get your child's Aadhar Card on the designated date.


Once the process is complete, parents will receive an acknowledgment number that they can use to track the status of their application. They will receive an SMS within 60 days, and your Baal Aadhar card will arrive within 90 days.

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