The Vahan software developed by NIC-HQ is successfully implemented in all 7 RTO locations in Goa in April 2010. This software is primarily designed for Registration of Vehicles. Vahan Software has the following features • Registration of New Vehicles • Issuance of Fitness Certificate • Road Tax Collection • Transfer of Ownership • Renewal of Registration • Conversion of Vehicle • Alteration of Vehicle • Permits etc. • Enforcement The Sarathi software developed by NIC Hyderabad, has also been successfully implemented in all 7 RTO’s in GOA in October 2010. Sarathi is used for providing Learning/Driving Licenses to the public. Sarathi Software has the following features • Issue of fresh Learner’s/Driver’s Licence • Renewal of Learner’s/Driver’s Licence • Duplicate Learner’s/Driver’s Licence • Change of Name/Address in Driving Licence • Duplicate Driving Licence • Enforcement etc. Goa is the first state in the country to introduce vehicle registration at Dealers’ location. NIC Goa has developed a web-based module to facilitate vehicle registration at Dealers’ location and seamlessly integrated this module with the Vahan software. Vahan and Sarathi systems have played a crucial role in introducing transparency in a high profile department like the Road Transport Department.

Contact Details

Satesh Redkar
National Informatics Centre H-Block Paraiso-de-Goa Porvorim Goa 403521 satesh[dot]redkar[at]nic[dot]in