Birth Certificate Not Needed For Issuing Passport
Saturday, December 24, 2016, 10:08 AM
Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh said that, birth certificate would no longer be required to get passport issued and documents such as PAN card, driving licence, Aadhaar card or Matriculation Certificate are enough. Government has also allowed sadhus and sanyasis to apply for passport by giving their gurus name instead of their parents names , said V.K. Singh.