Delhi Government to start doorstep delivery of govt services from September 10

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The Delhi government on Friday announced that Delhiites will get doorstep delivery of various government services, including driving license, marriage certificate and ration cards from September 10.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal made an announcement on Twitter, terming it as “revolution in governance” which would be “big blow to corruption”.

“Doorstep delivery of services: A revolution in governance. A big blow to corruption. Super convenience for people. Happening for the first time anywhere in the world. Starts from September 10,” Chief Minister Arvind Kejriwal tweeted.

By paying an extra fee of Rs. 50 each, people of Delhi can get delivered at their homes certificates of marriage, caste, domicile and income besides new water connections and driving licenses among others.

The doorstep delivery of services will be provided between 9 a.m. and 9 p.m. at a time preferred by the people.

The Delhi government has claimed that no citizen of Delhi would have to stand in queues for the services listed under the scheme.

As per the plan, Mobile Sahayaks (facilitators) will be hired through the agency that would set up call centres.