120 Post Office Centres set up in TS for new Aadhaar updation


The Postal department has opened at least 120 Post Office Aadhaar Centers in its Hyderabad Region to facilitate the public to enrol for new Aadhaar card and updating the existing Aadhaar data.


Postmaster General, Hyderabad Region informed that 120 Aadhaar Centers made operational at Post Offices in 28 mofussil districts of Telangana post-Covid-19 Lockdown. The Centres include Adilabad, Bhadradri Kothagudem, Jagtial, Jangaon, Jogulamba Gadwal, Kamareddy, Karimnagar, Khammam, Kommaram Bheem, Mahabubabad, Mahbubnagar, Mancherial, Mulugu, Nagarkurnool, Nalgonda, Narayanpet, Nirmal, Nizamabad, Peddapalli, Rajanna Siricilla, Rangareddy, Siddipet, Suryapet, Vikarabad, Wanaparthy, Warangal Rural, Warangal Urban and Yadadri Bhongir.

The Aadhaar Centers at Post Offices will provide services like Enrollment for new Aadhaar and updating the existing Aadhaar Data like e-Mail ID, Mobile Number, Address, Date of Birth, Change of Surname, Photograph and updation of Biometrics like Finger impressions and IRIS, updating mandatory biometrics for children on attaining the age of 5-15 years.

The Post office Aadhaar Centers will undertake fresh enrolments for issue of new Aadhaar Card based on submission of Proof of Identity and Address at Free of Cost.

Mandatory Biometric update will be done for all children who attain age of 5 years and 15 years at Post Office Aadhaar Centres (capturing of their Photograph, IRIS and all Finger Impressions) at Free of Cost.

Mandatory Biometric Update along with any Demographic Update like the change of Mobile Number, Email ID and Address can be done by children on attaining 5-15 years of age in any Post Office Aadhaar Center at Free of Cost.

Aadhaar Cardholders can get a Colour Print of their Aadhaar Card on A4 paper by providing their Biometrics and Aadhaar number at Rs.30 per print. Aadhaar Cardholders can get Demographic Updates like changing the Mobile number, e-Mail ID, Address and DoB by submitting required documents at Rs.50/- per update.

Aadhaar Cardholders can get Biometric Updates of their IRIS or Finger Print Impressions and Photo by paying Rs.100.

Customers can get Biometric Updates by paying Rs.100 and update their demographic details like changing their Mobile Number, e-Mail ID, Address and Date of Birth in the same transaction of updating Biometrics by submitting required documents to facilitate the change at no extra cost.