A good news for all who have applied for Aadhaar card and have been waiting for long to receive it. You could have checked the status online already but of no use when your status says Aadhaar card has been generated and sent but you not receiving it yet.
Following steps shows how you can get it and keep it for your records even when you have already got it's physical copy.
1). Make sure that you have your enrollment number and the date and time of enrollment with you in order to proceed for downloading the e-Aadhaar Card. These details can be found on the acknowledgement slip which you got from the enrollment center after enrolling for Aadhaar.
2). Go to the link https://portal.uidai.gov.in/ResidentPortal/welcomeLink and click 'e-aadhaar'
3). Fill in your details like enrollment number, date and time of enrollment, your name, your Pincode and the captcha code in the respective fields and click on the 'Submit' button.
4). Then you will be asked to verify your mobile number by displaying the last 4 digits of your registered mobile number. If it is correct then press 'Yes' button and then you will receive a One Time Password (OTP) on the same mobile number as a part of verification process. If the displayed mobile number is wrong then press 'No' and enter your correct mobile number and press 'Submit' button. You will then receive OTP on your mobile number.
5). The OTP will be needed to proceed further and you have to enter the OTP in the next field to get access to the electronic version of your Aadhaar letter or Aadhar card.
6). After that you will be provided with a link to download your e-Aadhaar letter (in PDF format) and to open it you need to enter your 'Pincode' as the password. Now you can take it's print and use it.