Please Tell Us Your City

Knowing your city will help us provide relevant content to you.

Sorry! No matching results found. Try again.Error Identifying Your Location.
Ad

Aadhar card linking with driving licence to be mandatory

September 21, 2017, 12:42 PM IST by Pratheek Kunder
Aadhar card linking with driving licence to be mandatory

Government is planning to make linking of driving licence with the Aadhar card mandatory. This is being done to put an end to fake and multiple licences. 

Linking driving licence with the 12 digit unique number will help the RTO officials identify a driver or a rider easily. Currently, there’s no way for the government to identify if there’s more than one licence created for an individual. The driver can have more than one licences that can be procured through various means. With this new initiative, the government plans to put a complete stop. 

The transport ministry is currently in the process getting the licence database ready which will then be deployed on a common platform to avoid duplication. This platform can be accessed by any RTO or traffic police officials to check if the driver or the rider already has a driving licence issued in some other states. This will also help the officials to know if the licence has been impounded or suspended for any reasons. 

While the government hasn’t given the exact time frame for this policy to come out, it is believed to be out by April 2018. This upcoming rule is applicable to new as well as existing licence holders. 

  • FaceBook Logo
  • Twitter Logo
  • Email Logo
Show CommentsHide Comments
Ad

Maruti Suzuki Dzire Price in India

CityOn-Road Prices
Mumbai₹ 6.81 Lakhs onwards
Bangalore₹ 7.01 Lakhs onwards
New Delhi₹ 6.4 Lakhs onwards
Pune₹ 6.85 Lakhs onwards
Hyderabad₹ 7.03 Lakhs onwards
Ahmedabad₹ 6.84 Lakhs onwards
Chennai₹ 6.76 Lakhs onwards
Kolkata₹ 6.71 Lakhs onwards
Chandigarh₹ 6.52 Lakhs onwards
  • Upcoming Cars

Audi New A6Audi New A6

24th Oct 2019

50L - ₹ 60L
Tata Tiago EVTata Tiago EV

Nov 2019

5L - ₹ 7L
Hyundai Tucson FaceliftHyundai Tucson Facelift

Nov 2019

18L - ₹ 20L
Tata Tigor FaceliftTata Tigor Facelift

Nov 2019

6L - ₹ 7L
Audi Q2Audi Q2

Nov 2019

28L - ₹ 32L
All Upcoming Cars
Ask the experts1800 2090 230Mon-Fri (9 AM - 8 PM)
Sat (9 AM - 5:30 PM)
Sun (9 AM - 7 PM)
Toll free
Ad

Take a Look at

Apollo Apterra AT2

Know More

Select your city to avail offers

Currently available only in