These e-Passes are meant for people who want to travel from one state to another state for some specific reason. The website not only allows citizens to apply for e-Pass but also check the status of their e-Pass application.
As per the guidelines given on the website, these e-Passes can only be applied for certain categories of travel. These include: students, essential service providers, tourists, pilgrims, emergency/medical travel and for marriage purposes. You need to provide due proof of your travel requirement with all the requisite details.
Wondering how to apply for e-pass on the website, follow our step-by-step guide:
Things you should keep in handy before starting the application process
Keep the scanned copy of the documents required
An active phone number with SMS service to receive verification OTP
Steps to apply e-Pass using the government of India’s ‘e-Pass for Movement During Lockdown’ website
Open ‘http://serviceonline.gov.in/epass/’ on your PC or phone
Choose your state by clicking on ‘Select State to Apply e-Pass’ drop-down
After this, a list will appear with all the e-Pass services currently being offered by the particular state. Click on the type of pass you want to apply for
For example: Arunachal Pradesh is offering three different types of passes — Vehicle Pass, Standar person and migrant labour pass and for exempt activities.
It will then redirect you to the state e-pass portal, fill in all the necessary details, upload the documents and submit the application
Once submitted, note down the Application Reference number to track the application status.
How to check e-pass application status