DigiLocker which is the national Digital Locker System Launched by Govt. of India!

DigiLocker which is the national Digital Locker System Launched by Govt. of India can be accessed at http://bit.ly/1GotsDV.
It can also be accessed through http://bit.ly/1AD0FcL and http://bit.ly/1GotsUc.
Department of Electronics & Information Technology (DeitY) Ministry of Communications & IT, Government of India
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Following are the key features of the DigiLocker
For Residents
i. Digital Locker of each resident is linked to their Aadhaar number
ii. 10MB of free space in the locker to securely store resident documents and store links (URI) of Govt. department or agency issued e-documents. The storage space allocation will be increased to 1GB in subsequent release.
iii. eSign online service to digitally sign the documents online without using dongle. For details please refer to the e-Sign brochure available on the portal.
iv. Sharing of e-documents online with any registered requester agency or department
v. Download eAadhaar .
vi. List of issuers which have issued e-documents to residents and list of requesters which have accessed resident’s documents.

For Issuers
i. Facility to upload e-documents in a standard XML format in the digital locker repository or repositories and push e-document URI in the resident’s digital locker
For Requesters
i. Secure access to documents in repository or in digital locker For other details on digital locker please refer to digital locker writeup and presentation on the portal It will minimize the use of physical documents. It will provide authenticity of the e-documents and thereby eliminating usage of fake documents. It will provide secure access to Govt. issued documents. It will reduce administrative overhead of Govt. departments and agencies and make it easy for the residents to receive services

What is DigiLocker?
Dedicated personal storage space, linked to each resident’s Aadhaar number. DigiLocker can be used to securely store e-documents as well as store Uniform Resource Identifier (URI) link of e-documents issued by various issuer departments.
The e-Sign facility provided as part of DigiLocker system can be used to digitally sign e-documents.

How does DigiLocker work?
To Sign-up for the DigiLocker you need to have an Aadhaar number and a mobile number registered with Aadhaar. Please type your Aadhaar number in the text box against “Please enter UID” and enter the characters as displayed in the captcha code. After clicking signup button, an OTP (One Time Password) will be sent by UIDAI to the mobile number and email-id registered with your Aadhaar. Enter the OTP and click on „Validate OTP‟ button. Once the OTP is validated the sign up and login is complete.

How it is going to help me?
It will minimize the use of physical documents and will provide authenticity of the e-documents It will provide secure access to Govt. issued documents. It will also reduce administrative overhead of Govt. departments and agencies and make it easy for the residents to receive services

You can click on ‘DigiLocker Feedback Forum’ on the DigiLocker website to provide any suggestions or feedback.
Send your queries to : support@digitallocker.gov.in
FAQ : http://bit.ly/1JGXgRr
Digisign Brochure : http://bit.ly/1GotqMb
February 24, 2015 at 06:55PM

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