On 15-02-2018, Government issued a notification to require all postal Life Insurance holder to provide their Aadhaar detail.The notification also makes Aadhaar mandatory for all new insurance policies that will be issued in the future. This notification does not specify any deadline for linking of Aadhaar with Postal Life Insurance policies.
Constitutional Validity of Aadhaar is still under trial under Supreme Court. But Government is continuously stepping ahead to make Aadhaar compulsory in areas of life. Last year by an amendment in ‘Prevention of money laundering Act, Aadhaar is made mandatory along with PAN for every financial transaction for Rs. 50000/- or above.
Other financial products like Bank Accounts, Mutual Funds, PPF, Kisan Vikas Patra, National Savings Certificate, Sukanya Samriddhi Yojana etc. & even mobile number are compulsorily to be linked with Aadhaar latest by 31st March 2018.
Dial 14546 for linking your mobile number with your Adhaar if your address in your adhaar is of same cirlce as of your mobile number.