Virtual ID for Aadhaar number from July 1 to enforce privacy protection, says report
Updated : June 26, 2018 12:48 PM IST
According to the report, there will be only one active and valid Virtual ID for an Aadhaar number at any given time, which can be generated, replaced or revoked by the Aadhaar number holder.
The Virtual ID can be generated from the UIDAI website, Aadhaar enrollment center or the mAadhaar app
The VID can be used especially for online customers doing OTP based e-KYC and authentication by the Authentication User Agency (AUA) in the same way Aadhaar number is used, Mint said.