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April is the month of competitive exams, results and new session for students. This month also marks the beginning of a new financial year.

April also spreads religious fervor across the country. Ram Navami, Mahavir Jayanti, Baisakhi, Bihu, Vishu, Good Friday and Easter are observed in this month. Birthday of Dr. B.R. Ambedkar is also celebrated during this month.

We, at the National Portal of India, are dedicated to keep you informed with all the latest developments pertaining to India and its diverse facets by providing a unique gateway to access important information. Our constant endeavour is to make your visit to the National Portal a more satisfying experience. We wish to get your kind support as we have been receiving so far. Do write to us, if you have any suggestions or feedback.


What's New

We have been adding new content across all the sections of the Portal; following are some of the recently added content:

General Election 2014
People Group
Acts and Rules

Most Viewed on National Portal

Search your name in voters list
Delhi Tourism and Transport Development Corporation
Book train tickets online by IRCTC
Search polling station location online by ECI
Calculate your income tax
Citizen services of Election Commission of India

Newly launched/revamped Government websites

Following are some of the Government websites that have been launched/revamped recently.

Integrated Watershed Management Programme, Assam
Animal Husbandry, Dairy Development and Fisheries Department, Maharashtra
Hill Forts of Rajasthan, UNESCO World Heritage Sites
National Institute of Electronics and Information Technology, Delhi

For more information on recently launched websites, kindly visit the GOI Web Directory.

Mobile Apps

Mobile Passport Seva Application
Rajasthan State Road Transport Corporation (RSRTC)

Helpline Numbers

Passport Seva National Call Centre: 1800-258-1800
Election Commission of India Helpline: 1950



Passport Seva enables simple, efficient and transparent processes for delivery of passport and related services. This project creates a countrywide networked environment for Government staff and integrates with the State Police for physical verification of applicant's credentials and with India Post for delivery of passports. The Ministry of External Affairs, along with Common Services Centre (CSC) e -Governance Services India Limited has also launched Passport related services through the vast network of over one lakh Common Services Centres (CSCs) across rural hinterland.

Did You Know?

Did You Know?

Now you can search your name in the local voters list online

Browse through our Services Section for details about this online service and other services designed to bring the Indian Government closer to its citizens.

Web Guidelines


In an ongoing effort to continually improve compliance of Government websites with stipulated standards, and thus enhance User-friendliness, Universal accessibility, & User-centricity, a community of stakeholders is being seeded & fostered in addition to various other initiatives, under the SUGAM Web identity. SUGAM Web stands for Sustainable User-centric Governance through Accessible and Managed Web sites.

For more information on guidelines and tips for websites please refer to Guidelines for Indian Government Websites.



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