In this article, we’ll explain how to use mParivahan app & why it’s important for those who are looking for the details of any vehicle which is registered in India. You’ll also learn how to create Virtual RC & Virtual DL using the same app.
What if you bump into traffic police on the road and you forgot to bring your vehicle documents and your driving license. For sure, the traffic police will put a penalty for not carrying your license and the necessary documents with you.
Well, now we’re in 2021 & the Union Transport Ministry has already announced that there is no necessity to carry physical copies of documents such as a Driving License (DL) and Registration Certificate (RC), it’s okay if the vehicle owner carries electronic documents.
What is this App about?
mParivahan is a government app for all India RTO vehicle registration searches. The app provides detailed information about the vehicle registered in India like Owner Name, Registration Date, Registering Authority, model, Fuel type, Vehicle Age and Class, Insurance Validity, and Fitness of Vehicle. With this app, you can create Virtual RC (Registration Certificate) and Virtual DL (Driving License).
This app not only saves you from carrying the hard copies of documents every time you go on the road but also avoids you paying unnecessary penalties to the government.
How to Create Virtual RC in mParivahan App?
At first, download the mParivahan App from Google Play Store, sign up and create your account by adding your mobile number.
After successful Sign-up, Open the dashboard in the App and click on the My RC menu, then press on Create virtual RC:
Now, a new Menu will pop up asking for your Vehicle number, enter your vehicle number, and press on the search button:
After that, your RC information will be shown on the menu. Scroll down and press on Add to the dashboard for the virtual RC option and you will be asked for the Last four digits of your vehicle’s Chassis number and the Engine number:
After entering the Chassis and Engine number click on verify and finally you have successfully created your Virtual RC.
Now you can go to my RC dashboard and check your virtual RC and you can also share your Virtual RC:
How to Create Virtual DL in mParivahan App?
To create Virtual DL in the mParivahan app, click on the Main Menu available at the top left corner (shown with 3 horizontal lines) and select my DL option, DL dashboard will open:
In the DL dashboard, enter your DL number in the search bar and press the search button:
Now you will get full information about your DL, scroll down and press on Add to Dashboard for virtual DL:
In the next menu, you will be asked to enter your date of birth. Enter your date of birth and click on verify, your virtual DL will be added to the DL dashboard:
To check your Virtual DL or Virtual RC, Go to the main menu, then open the dashboard, then click on the DL Dashboard or RC Dashboard, You can view your RC and DL information:
That’s all we know about mParivahan app. If you have any questions then drop them in the comments section.