e-Pass for emergency movement during lockdown

We all know the present situation of India due to the infection spread of Novel Coronavirus. To protect the community from this infection our Government has taken some steps like lockdown and social distancing. Stay home and stay safe- A strict instruction given by our Government which means no one has permission to go out from their home.


The central and state Governments have been urging citizens to stay home, unless absolutely necessary. But now the Government has extended the lockdown to fight against this coronavirus. However, for people who may need to step out due to emergency purposes like a medical checkup or any other emergency work. In this case, our Government have come up with planning to relaxations for emergency services. The Government has allowed people to travel to their hometowns in case of an emergency. To go out from anywhere, you have to apply for the E-pass. Government of West Bengal issues e- pass via online mode. You will get detail information about the e-pass in this article.


Who can apply for West Bengal Emergency Pass:


1. Those who are stuck in the state and want to go back
2. Anyone who is working during COVID- 19 for emergency duty such as medical staff, police force, electricity department work persons and others
3. Suppliers of essential goods such as food items, grocery items, milk etc


Apply For One Way inter-state Exit Pass outside West Bengal:

1. To Apply for the exit pass you have to open the official website of West Bengal Govt.
2. After entering the website go to the “One Way Inter-State Exit Pass For travelling to places outside West Bengal”
3. Click Register/Apply option and new page open
4. After completion of this process, you need to upload the documents and submit the application.


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