Revolution in the field of Internet has marked the beginning of new age called the “e-age”. With the significant growth in digital world, the online presence has taken great importance for Government to ensure majority of government services to be delivered electronically to the citizen. Making services online is one of the prime agenda of Digital India Program of GoI .
Domain name under Gov.in is the digital identity and plays an important role in digital governances in the process of delivering service online and building trust. NIC is the exclusive Registrar for GOV.IN domain names and provides the Gov.in domain name registration service through a portal https://registry.gov.in/
The allocation of Domain Name under Gov.in is made in compliance to the registration guidelines (https://registry.gov.in/pdfdocs/Gov.In_Guidelines.pdf) released by MeitY
Domain name registration could be done online by login into registry portal (https://registry.gov.in/)
A domain name may be registered in English as well as in Hindi language.
Using the registry portal users can easily find out domain availability information and status of the registered domain. The different online services provided through the portal make the process easy and quick like domain management (Which include detail updation, Name server updation etc) transfer (In case of non availability of the login person), Domain delegation ( permission for creating 4th level domain), Sub domain management(registration, updation deletion etc), Domain name renewal, cancellation. Digital signature feature is also included for domain registration to cut the overhead time and make the registration completely online.
For more details please visit :https://registry.gov.in/