Information to investors
Ministry of Finance (Dept. of Revenue) in consultation of RBI came up with Notification
G.S.R. 538 (E), dated 1st June, 2017, carried out amendments to prevention of Money
Laundering (Maintenance of Records) Rules, 2005.
As per the new rules linking of Aadhaar number with Mutual Fund investments is mandatory,
for all the holders. Failing which, the folios will be frozen by 31/03/2018.
The purpose of collection/usage of Aadhaar number including demographic information
is to comply with applicable laws / rules / regulations and provision of the said
data is mandatory as per applicable laws / rules / regulations. Post obtaining the
Aadhaar number, we shall authenticate the same in accordance with the Aadhaar Act,
2016. We shall receive your demographic information which shall be used only to
comply with applicable laws / rules / regulations.
We, at Karvy enabled several convenient modes of Aadhaar number linking across
all Karvy serviced Mutual Funds / AIF.
I / We hereby provide my / our consent in accordance with Aadhaar Act, 2016 and
regulations made there under, for (i) collecting, storing and usage (ii) validating
/ authenticating and (ii) updating my/our Aadhaar number(s) in accordance with the
Aadhaar Act, 2016 (and regulations made there under) and PMLA. I / We hereby provide
my / our consent for sharing / disclose of the Aadhaar number(s) including demographic
information with the asset management companies of SEBI registered mutual fund and
their Registrar and Transfer Agent (RTA) for the purpose of updating the same in
my / our folios with my / our PAN.
1. Online Linking Process
2. Linking Through Easy SMS
Please send (ADRLNK <space> <PAN> <space>
<AADHAAR NUMBER> <space><Y>) to 9212993399 from your registered mobile
number with karvy. "Y" in the above message stands for your express consent(as given above and read by you)to authenticate
and seed your Aadhaar across all Karvy serviced Mutual Funds / AIF as on date.
3. Did not register your email id or mobile
number with us?
Please download Common Aadhaar linking
form, fill and submit at any of the Karvy Branches or dispatch to the address given
in the form.
Download Aadhaar Linking form
4. Scan and upload option also available for Distributors