BSNL starts online verification of SIMs for NRIs, elderly and physically challenged citizens

BSNL has started Aadhaar-based online verification of mobile connections for non-resident Indians, senior citizens who are above 70 years of age as on January 1, 2018 and physically challenged persons. The service can be used by the aforementioned category of people who do not have Aadhaar numbers or have biometric IDs but their mobile number is not registered with the Unique Identification Authority of India.