The Motor Vehicles Act 2019 updates traffic rules and modifies penalty rates. It has been in effect in India from 1st September 2019. The main goal behind the act is to make traffic rules stricter than before. The issuance of driving licenses is now subject to more scrutiny.
The Motor Vehicles Act 2019 imposes stringent penalties in case of violations. These measures help enhance road safety. There is no longer any scope for an excuse if the driver does not possess proper driving-related documents.
However, vehicle owners can now avoid penalties with just their smartphones by using traffic apps.
Two feature-rich apps have been introduced and will assist vehicle owners by safely storing essential documents. The apps work on a cloud-based system, meaning you can your documents anywhere, anytime.
If you find yourself being asked for your papers by the traffic authorities, you can now hand them over in just a few taps – no fuss!
The Government of India inaugurated the Digilocker application to digitize ownership documentation. With this app, you never have to carry your original documents and can safely store them elsewhere.
The app saves your driving license and vehicle registration. Making the documents easily accessible leaves you free of worry.
The Process Of Storing Certificates On Digilocker App
Digilocker is available on both the App Store and Google Play Store. All you must do is install it on your device.
Once installed, open the app. Use your contact number to login. You will receive an OTP, which you must enter to authenticate yourself.
Go to the “Uploads” section and start tap on the upload button (top-right corner).
Next, select your documents’ images. Also, remember to upload your certificates’ pictures and complete the uploading process.
You can also create folders and segregate the documents into categories. The categorization makes it easy to find.
Do not forget to add your Aadhaar Card number. It is essential to authenticate your accounts as well as documents. Scanning the QR code on the certificates is sufficient in case you do not wish to upload pictures.
The Government inaugurated the mParivahan application to scrutinize vehicles’ registration details. Now, you can effortlessly search for the vehicle registration details whenever needed. All you need to do is to add the required information on the application’s home page.
The app also enables users to save their vehicle registration. That means you do not need to provide your original documents every time.
Process Of Saving Soft Copy Of The Vehicle Registration With mParivahan app
The first step is to download the app on your device. The app is available on both the Google Play Store and the App Store.
If you are a new user, start the sign-up process. If you’ve already signed up, log in to the app with your credentials. Enter your contact number.
Visit the “My RC” section and provide your vehicle registration number. You must also enter the last four digits of the challan number, as well as the engine number.
Your details will be uploaded. You can now look for them in the ‘Details’ section on the app’s dashboard.
Further, it is also possible to save the driving license. Visit “My DL” for the same. It will collect your driving license from the specific database. In this way, you can save a soft copy of your license on your device.
Digilocker and mParivahan make traveling much more convenient and worry-free since you never have to worry about your documents. The apps can save you from an unnecessary traffic fine in case you aren’t carrying your documents. Setting the traffic apps up is easy and can be done by following the simple guides above.