The Indian Government has deleted or de-activated more the 11 lakh PAN (Permanent Account Number) cards. This information has received in written to Rajya Sabha by minister of state for finance Santosh Kumar Gangwar.
the same has been done, if PAN officers found more than one card on same identity or non-existing person so that card will be deleted or deactivated from data base also file a case of fraud ageist that person to make fake identity.
The PAN details will be deleted or deactivated though Assessing officer and software.
Here is the process, how you can check you pen card status as well as availability.
1). Log in to www.incometaxindiaefiling.gov.in and click on “Know your PAN” which is at lift side on the TOP.
2). When you clicked on “know your PAN” tabs. That redirect on other page, where you have to fill your few information like Name, Date of Birth, Contact Number and Location.
3). Once you filled all required information, click on submit button.
4). Received OTP code on you register Mobile number fill in field and click on “Validate”.
5). IF your PAN details haven’t matched any duplicate or issued. At the end page you will able to see you PAN card.
6). If your details matched with more than one record in this case “POP-UP” on your screen.
7). In case of duplicates found, Software can ask for more details like Father’s Name .