Certainly birth certificate is a crucial document issued by the Municipal Corporation of a state certifying the date of birth, Guardian’s name, Name of the child, residential address and other important informations for identity purpose. Today Birth Certificate is considered as the only document depicts the real age of a person in legal terms. Birth Certificate issued by the Municipal Corporation is helpful to attain other crucial identity documents including Passport, Visa, Driving License, Pan Card and Ration Card. Government of India has made it mandatory for all as unique age proof, for admissions in schools and for enrollment in various schemes rolled out by central and state government.
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What is a Birth certificate exactly?
In India Birth Certificate is a vital document issued by the municipal corporation of a state to the guardians of an infant stating the place of birth, Mother and Father’s name, Current residence and other important informations for his future references.
Why it is needed?
It is mandatory to bring it to the notice of Municipal Corporation office of the state along with proper date and time to register every birth taken within 21 days by the head of the family or the guardian of the infant at the place of the occurrence to take over from legal and social obligations.
In India it is compulsory to register every birth and death under birth and death act 1969 with the concerned state and territory within a time limit of 21 days or less. For this the government of India has established a very flexible structure system of registration of birth according to state, city and zone wise with the chief registrars in the district and the Registrar General in the centre to connect small towns and villages too. The applicable conditions where a person is required to register a Birth are:
If the Birth takes place at home: A letter written by the local MLA/MP/Sarpanch certifying the details of the birth mentioned by the head of the family.
When the Birth had taken place outside the house:
The birth certificate is issued to the guardians of the infant
In urban areas - Registrar (Birth and death)-cum-Health Officer for Municipal Corporations - Executive Officer for Municipalities/ NACs
In rural areas – Senior Medical Officer of Primary health Centre, Upgraded Primary Health Centre and Community Health Centre.