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Vahan & Sarathi : E-Governance at Regional Transport Offices

February 2007
State Transport Authority Tamil Nadu & National Informatics Centre, Tamil Nadu State Centre.

Vahan and Sarathi are application Software developed for State Transport Authority, Tamil Nadu. The software developed by National Informatics Centre (NIC) performs all activities through Computer in Regional Transport Offices.

Vahan is for processing all transactions related to Vehicles and Sarathi is for processing Driving Licence and related activities. Vahan can be used to issue of Registration Certificate and Permits. Sarathi can be used to issue a Learners Licence, Permanent Driving Licence, Conductor Licence and also Driving School Licence to the applicant.

The system was implemented on pilot basis in in RTO Chennai (North). The system was then approved for implementation in all other RTOs in Tamil Nadu. The systems have now been implemented in 71 offices.