Now m-Aadhaar grants access to enter airports
Now, you don-'t have to panic about airport security check as the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) has put forth a list of 10 identity...
New Delhi: Now, you don't have to panic about airport security check as the Bureau of Civil Aviation Security (BCAS) has put forth a list of 10 identity documents which can be used as an alternative for establishing your identity. In case, you are at the airport and you have forgotten your driving licence or passport, don't worry, you can provide these alternatives.
1 Passport, 2 Voter ID, 3 Aadhaar or m-Aadhaar, 4 Pan card, 5 Driving licence, 6 Service ID, 7 Student ID card, 8 Passbook of account in a nationalised bank with photo, 9 Pension card or pension documents with photo or 10 Disability ID card or handicapped medical certificate.
In a first, BCAS chief Kumar Rajesh Chandra has also put in place a system for flyers to establish their identity if they lose their ID cards. "In case of a passenger who for some valid reasons is not in a position to produce any of the above photo identity proofs, the identity certificate issued by a Group A gazetted officer of Central/state government on his/her official letterhead with passenger's photo duly attested will be valid..." for this purpose," the BCAS said.