DigiLocker is locker for your all important documents just like soft copies. In era of digitalization we need to store our private data into safe place and even which is made by government. DigiLocker is a platform for issuance and verification of documents & certificates in a digital way, thus removing the use of physical documents.
We heard the word “cashless India” but now it’s time for paperless governance.
Now you can carry digital copy of documents and certificate for verification purpose like driving license, insurance etc. are approved by government. The Ministry of Road Transport and Highways has issued a notification that a digital copy of documents such as driving license and a vehicle’s registration, insurance etc. it will now be accepted legally along with the original physical documents. The rule has been made effective immediately across India.Bihar along with Madhya Pradesh and Karnataka were the first states to accept documents on DigiLocker as legal documents. All states and union territories have been notified to accept driving licenses and vehicle documents through the DigiLocker or mParivahan app.
In near future, DigiLocker documents will be treated as original legal document. You can access anywhere, anytime and even you can share it online with ease.
What you need to access DigiLocker or to register in, you can download DigiLocker App or mParivahan App to authenticate with your Adharcard Number. Go to issued document –> check partner section –> select Ministry of Road Transport and Highways in dropdown then –>select Driving License in second dropdown. There is benefit that you can upload your private document.
Whenever called upon to show the documents by traffic cop, for example, all you have to do is show the authorities the QR code and they will get the details.