Process for completing Additional Authentication and e-attestation, wherever required

  1. The depositors for the IMA run schemes who have filed their online claims between 25/11/2020 to 03/01/2021 can complete their additional authentication, if needed, through the online application itself. Those who are not able to do so for any reason can complete the same with help of alternate identification documents like EPIC, Passport, Driving License etc. at the Office of the Competent Authority.
  2. The additional authentication through online can be done at any of the service kiosks of the government (viz., Bengaluru-one/Karnataka-one/Atalji Jan Snehi Kendra centres) with the help of the operator or anywhere through online on their own.
  3. The claimants who have filed their claim application through b or d below, will be required to do additional authentication:
    1. Aadhaar biometric or
    2. Aadhaar OTP or
    3. UTR (Unique Transaction Reference) number for Rs. 1/- transfer from IMA bank account or
    4. UTR number for Rs. 1/- transfer from non-IMA bank account.
  4. Rs.1/- has to be transferred via NEFT/RTGS to the following Bank account of the Competent Authority: (a) Name of the A/c ‘Special Officer and Competent Authority, IMA’ (b) Bank Name: HDFC Bank (c) Branch Name: Wilson Garden (d) Virtual Account Number 6442116442 (e) IFSC code: HDFC0001748.
  5. The Applicants requiring e-Attestation can get this done through their Jurisdictional Tahsildar.
  6. Claimants can contact any of the following for more details: call centre “080-46885959” between 8AM and 8PM, or the website "", or email "" or the office of the Competent Authority at 3rd Floor, Podium Block, V.V. Nagar, Dr. Ambedkar Road, Bengaluru, Karnataka-560001.