Step 2: Visit Enter your 12 digit AADHAAR number and enter security code as well. Then click on Send OTP.
Step 3: You will receive OTP on your registered mobile number and email id. Enter the OTP and select Generate VID and click on Submit button. You will get a 16 digit VID on your phone number and email id.
Virtual ID is a new security layer provided by Unique Identification Authority of India (UIDAI) to prevent unauthorized access to your AADHAAR data thereby ensuring privacy and security. It is a 16 digit number that can be easily generated from the UIDAI website. For any AADHAAR authentication purpose, you can share VID instead of your 12 digit AADHAAR number. The service provider will get only restricted access to your data and your biometrics will be protected.