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How to apply for Death Certificate online in Jharkhand

How to apply for Death Certificate online in Jharkhand

A death certificate is an important document that proves the death of the person. This helps the Jharkhand government to keep their data up to date. There are many reasons to have a death certificate of the deceased person. It acts as a proof for legal purposes. Jharkhand government has made it easy to get a death certificate. It is important to prove the time and date of death of a person to establish the fact of death for relieving the individual from legal, social and official obligations to enable the disputes of property inheritance, and to authorities the family to collect insurance and other benefits. Registration for death certificate must be done in 21 days of span after the death of the person. Follow the below procedure to know about How to apply for Death Certificate online in Jharkhand

How to apply for Death Certificate online in Jharkhand

Procedure for How to apply for Death Certificate online in Jharkhand:

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

  • Visit the link http://www.ranchimunicipal.com/docs/Death%20Form.pdf
  • Download the form from the above  link
  • Fill all the details of the deceased in the form completely without any errors
  • Also, fill the details of  the applicant
  • Attach all the relevant documents to the application form
  • After the inquiry, a registrar will register the case and will issue the death certificate

Documents required:

The following are the documents required to apply for a death certificate in Jharkhand

  • Proof of the persons’ death
  • An Affidavit stating the time and death of the person
  • A ration card copy as identity proof
  • In Medico-legal cases: FIR, Post mortem report and Form-2 given by police authorities