In cities of constantly shifting and migrating populations, acquiring relevant paperwork, such as proof of address issued by Government offices, like a passport , ration card etc becomes difficult.
The Indian Department of Posts (Post Office) has come up with a solution.
You can now get an Address proof card along with your photo from India post. Since the ID proof is issued by India post which is a central government organization, it is similar to Govt. ID cards like Driving license, Voters ID etc. This card can be used for opening bank accounts, for getting telephone/internet connections etc.
The total cost for getting this ID card is Rs.250/ (Rs.10 for application and Rs.240/- processing fee).
Please pass on this useful information amongst all your friends and acquaintances. For details please enquire at the nearest post office.