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- Service Center Will Not Have To Be Cut For Passport, Can Also Be Made From Post Office
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If you want to get a passport then this is good news for you. You will no longer have to go to the Passport Service Center to get a passport made. Now you can easily get a passport made from the post office. For this, you have to apply by visiting the Common Service Center (CSC) counter of the post office.
India Post told through social media that, now you will be able to register and apply for passport at the CSC counter of your nearest post office. For more details visit the nearest post office.
You can also apply online
To apply for a passport, you can register and apply online. For this, you have to register yourself on the official website of the post office. After this, you have to submit the online fee and form for making a passport. After the completion of this process, you will get a date. On that day you have to go for the nearest post office verification with your documents.
According to passportindia.gov.in, Passport Service Center and Post Office Passport Service Center are branches of Passport Office. Provide front-end services related to passport issuance. These centers work from issuing tokens to making applications for issuance of passports.
These documents will be required for passport
For getting a passport, birth certificate, high school mark sheet, voter ID, PAN card, Aadhar card, driving license, ration card and an affidavit made from a notary will be required.
Document verification will be done at the post office. If the documents are found correct, the process will proceed. During this finger print and retina scan of the applicant will be done. After document verification, the entire process will take 15 days. After this you will get the passport.
First only passport service center the facility was
Till now, for passport, one had to apply at the Passport Service Center. Which are operated across the country by the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA). But now you can easily get a passport made from your nearest post office also.