Port Blair, May 31: The Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) has decided to allow residents to update documents in their Aadhaar online free of cost, a people-centric move that will benefit millions of residents. As part of Digital India Initiative, the UIDAI has urged the residents to get benefit of free document update facility on myAadhaar portal. The free service is available till 14th June, 2023.

The UIDAI also encourages residents to upload Proof of Identity (PoI) and Proof of Address (PoA) documents to revalidate their demographic details, especially if Aadhaar was issued 10 years back and never got updated. This will help in improving ease of living, better service delivery and enhancing authentication success rate.

Residents of Andaman & Nicobar Islands can login https://myaadhaar.uidai.gov.in/ using their Aadhaar Number and update their Aadhaar Card free of cost. If not possible, they may visit nearest Aadhaar Centre for document update by paying a fee of Rs. 50/-.