Accept Aadhaar Cards for KYC without Inviting a Fine

Our Data Masking API mask the Aadhaar Number in 5 seconds to make Aadhaar cards usable as Officially Valid Documents (OVDs)  

Aadhaar Masking API

The RBI's KYC Master Direction (updated May 29, 2019) now allows the Aadhaar card to be accepted as OVD as long as the Aadhaar number is concealed.


Our API-based solution accepts an Aadhaar ID card image and returns it with the first 8 digits masked. All in 5 seconds.


This image can be stored for your KYC records to become compliant with the latest regulations.

IDfy Aadhaar Masking Features

  • Easy to Integrate

    Easily integrable into your systems within one day

  • Precise and Accurate

    99.8% precision (Tested on a set of 1000 images)

  • Automated QA

    Machines re-check for correct and accurate masking

  • Real-time

    Response time less than 5 seconds

  • m-Aadhaar, full leaflet, scanned copy, and form with printed Aadhaar number

  • JPG, JPEG, PNG, PDF, TIFF, Base64

  • Images can be rotated at any angle for accurate masking

  • Trusted partner to banks, financials institutions, and fintechs

Supports all Aadhaar Formats

Supports all Image Formats

Rotated Images Supported


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