As you may know that earlier this month the govt of India had issued new SOPs for the vaccination of people undertaking international travel for educational purposes, employment opportunities, or as part of India’s contingent for the Tokyo Olympic Games.
Passport Details On Vaccination Certificate
Most of the countries that allowed Vaccinated Travelers are required to have passport details printed on the vaccination certificate but earlier there is no way to add the same.
Now, the CoWin platform has started the facility for travelers to linked their passports with their Vaccine Certificate.
Aarogya Setu, the government of India’s mobile application for contact tracing and dissemination of medical advisories to contain the spread of Covid-19, issued an update on the same on its Twitter handle.
How to Add Passport Details In Vaccination Certificate?
Time needed: 5 minutes.
Now you can update your Passport number in your vaccination certificate. Here is the step-by-step guide to adding passport details to the vaccination certificate.
- Login to http://cowin.gov.in.
First you need to login at the CoWin portal by clicking Sing In on the website or Visiting this link: Co-WIN Application (cowin.gov.in)
- Select Raise a Issue
Select raise a issue and then click on the ‘Add Passport Details’Advertisement
- Select Member From Drop Down Menu
Select the person from the drop-down menu and enter the passport number and click Submit Request.
In case the name on the certificate does not match with the name on the passport, you can request for name correction as well.
Entering a passport number and requesting a name change can only be done once, so please ensure there are no mistakes in entering the details.
- Request Submit
Once you submit the request you will get confirmation from CoWin.
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