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How to apply for Death Certificate in Chhattisgarh | Details

How to apply for Death Certificate in Chhattisgarh

Death Certificate is an important document issued by the Chhattisgarh government to the relatives of the dead person mentioning the date of death and cause of death. It is essential to register death to prove the time and date of death, to establish the fact of death for relieving the individual from social, legal and official obligations, to enable settlement of property inheritance, and to authorize the family to collect insurance and other benefits. In Chhattisgarh, the death must be reported and registered within the span of 21 days after the death of a person. So, here is the procedure for How to apply for Death Certificate in Chhattisgarh

How to apply for Death Certificate in Chhattisgarh

Chhattisgarh government has established CHOICE (Chhattisgarh Online Information for Citizen Empowerment) centres for birth-death registration

Procedure for How to apply for Death Certificate in Chhattisgarh:

The following is the procedure to apply for a death certificate in Chhattisgarh

  • Visit the concerned nearby
  • Get the death certificate application form from the office
  • Fill all the details completely without any mistakes
  • Attach all the relevant documents to the application form
  • Submit the form in the office

Required documents:

Below mentioned are the documents require for applying death certificate in Chhattisgarh

  • Ration card/ electricity bill/ telephone bill for residence proof
  • In the case of medical-legal cases: FIR, post mortem report, form-2 given by concerned police authorities

Required information:

The following is the information requires to apply for a death certificate in Chhattisgarh

  • Name
  • Age
  • Name of father/husband
  • Place of death, hospital/house
  • Purpose of taking a certificate
  • Relationship of the applicant with the defunct
  • A place like a city, taluka, district