These unified playing cards will embrace the car registration and driving license, and likewise inform whether or not you’ll be able to drive in hilly and harmful areas.
- Last Updated: February 27, 2020, 9:31 AM IST
- Edited by: Chhavianshika Singh
Madhya Pradesh has change into the primary state within the nation to launch the unified car registration card, Chief Minister Kamal Nath mentioned right here on Tuesday. He additionally mentioned that MP is just the second state to launch a unified driving license, after Uttar Pradesh. The chief minister in afternoon launched the service to situation the unified car registration card and the unified driving license on the state secretariat. “Madhya Pradesh has become the first state in the country to introduce the unified registration card and the second state to launch the unified driving license after Uttar Pradesh,” Nath mentioned.
He additionally distributed the unified playing cards, together with car registration and driving license, to 6 individuals. Madhya Pradesh Transport
Department Commissioner V Madhu Kumar informed PTI that the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways (MoRTH) had issued the rules to carry uniformity in driving licenses and car registration playing cards throughout the nation in March final 12 months. These playing cards are being issued in compliance with these pointers.
“MP is the first state in the country which started issuing both the smart cards together. Unlike the previous layout, the new cards will have more exhaustive information printed on both sides of the cards. It will also bear a unique number recognised across the country,” he mentioned. Kumar mentioned the unified good playing cards for the driving license and car registration will every have a QR code that may assist in verifying the authenticity of the information printed on the playing cards.
These playing cards might be a regular throughout the nation. “Various information, including the name, address, blood group, date of birth, the photograph of the holder as well as issuing authority, validity and other details would also be stored in a chip,” he mentioned. Kumar mentioned crucial upgradation and adjustments within the software program has been carried out and that the division is able to roll out new playing cards. The unified driving license card can even have details about the power of the driving force to drive in hilly and harmful areas, and an emergency contact quantity.