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How To Link Aadhaar To Bpcl

The Government of India has initiated a direct subsidy transfer scheme where the subsidy for each gas cylinder is credited to the customer’s bank account. To benefit from this scheme as a Bharat Petroleum Corporation Ltd (BPCL) customer, you must link your Aadhaar with BPCL. You can link your Aadhaar to BPCL through four different methods:

  • Link via SMS/IVRS.
  • Link through postal mail.
  • Link via the call centre.
  • Link through the online portal.

Link via SMS/IVRS:

To link your Aadhaar with BPCL via SMS/IVRS, follow these steps:

Linking Through SMS:

  • Ensure that your mobile number is registered with BPCL.
  • Open the messaging app on your smartphone.
  • Send this SMS to the toll-free number (18002333555) . The specific number may vary by region, so check with your BPCL distributor for the correct number.
  • Upon successful linking, you will receive a confirmation SMS.

Linking Through IVRS:

  • Dial the designated BPCL IVRS (Interactive Voice Response System) number (18002333555)from your registered mobile number. The IVRS number may vary by region, so check with your BPCL distributor for the correct number.
  • Follow the automated prompts provided by the IVRS system.
  • When prompted, enter your Aadhaar Number and BPCL Consumer Number as instructed.
  • Confirm the details and complete the process.
  • You will receive an IVRS confirmation once the linking is successful.

Link through postal mail:

If BPCL or the relevant authorities have introduced a postal method for Aadhaar linking since then, you can follow these general steps:

  • Prepare Documents: Make photocopies of your Aadhaar Card and BPCL Consumer Number.
  • Write a Letter: Draft a letter addressed to your BPCL distributor or the designated authority responsible for Aadhaar linkage. In the letter, include your name, contact details, Aadhaar Number, BPCL Consumer Number, and a request to link your Aadhaar Card to your BPCL account.
  • Enclose Documents: Place the photocopies of your Aadhaar Card and BPCL Consumer Number along with the letter in an envelope.
  • Affix Postage: Ensure you have the necessary postage affixed to the envelope.
  • Mail the Letter: Send the sealed envelope via postal mail to the address provided by BPCL or the concerned authority for Aadhaar linking.
  • Confirmation: You may receive a confirmation or acknowledgment by mail once the Aadhaar linking process is completed.

Link via the call center:

To link your Aadhaar with BPCL via the call center, follow these steps:

  • Ensure that your mobile number is registered with BPCL, as it may be used for verification purposes during the call.
  • Find the designated BPCL Call Center number for Aadhaar linking. This number may vary depending on your region, so it’s essential to check with your BPCL distributor or visit the official BPCL website for the correct contact details.
  • Dial the designated BPCL Call Center number from your registered mobile number.
  • Follow the automated voice prompts provided by the IVRS (Interactive Voice Response System). Listen carefully to the instructions.
  • When prompted, select the option related to linking your Aadhaar Card to your BPCL account.
  • Provide the required information, which typically includes your Aadhaar Number and BPCL Consumer Number, as instructed by the IVRS.
  • Verify the details you’ve provided and confirm your request.
  • The call center agent or IVRS system will guide you through the process and provide confirmation of the linking once it’s successful.

Link through the online portal:

To link your Aadhaar with BPCL through the online portal, follow these steps:

  • Ensure you have access to the internet and a computer or smartphone.
  • Visit the official BPCL website. You can usually find a dedicated section for Aadhaar linking or KYC on the website’s homepage.
  • Log in to your BPCL account. If you don’t have an online account, you may need to register for one.
  • Navigate to the Aadhaar linking or KYC section within your account dashboard.
  • Enter your Aadhaar Number and BPCL Consumer Number as required.
  • Please review the information you’ve provided for accuracy.
  • Submit the information and follow any additional instructions provided on the portal.
  • Once the linking process is complete, you should receive a confirmation message or email.
  • It’s advisable to log out of your BPCL online account for security.

FAQS:

A1: Linking Aadhaar to BPCL is often required to receive LPG subsidies and for regulatory compliance.

 

A2: You can link Aadhaar to BPCL through SMS/IVRS, postal mail, the call center, or the online portal.

A3: The requirement may vary, but it's often necessary to avail LPG subsidies and comply with government regulations. Check with your BPCL distributor for specific details.

A4: Yes, you can use the online portal to link Aadhaar to BPCL. Visit the official BPCL website for the process.

A5: The processing time may vary, but you should receive a confirmation once the linkage is successful.

Conclusion:

Linking your Aadhaar to BPCL is essential to benefit from LPG subsidies and ensure compliance with government regulations. You have various convenient options such as SMS/IVRS, postal mail, the call center, and the online portal for linking. While the requirement may vary, it’s often necessary to enjoy subsidies and government support. Choose the method that suits you best, and once the linkage is successful, you’ll have a hassle-free experience with your BPCL account. Stay updated with the latest procedures and guidelines provided by BPCL for a seamless experience.

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