Published on:
January 30, 2023
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Seva Sindhu- registration and services provided

The government of Karnataka created the Seva Sindhu to deliver government services to the doorsteps of the citizens. This initiative shall be integrated with various delivery channels of the Government of Karnataka; citizen service centers such as Grama One, Janasevaka, Karnataka one, and Bangalore one and aims to bring all departmental services on one such platform.

The objective of the Seva Sindhu is to provide government services in a cashless, faceless, and paperless manner. It serves as a step towards the provision of accessible, cost-effective, accountable, and transparent government services to citizens.

Let us understand a bit about this initiative in this article

Departments and services

Seva service provides hassle-free service delivery through reduced turnaround time, minimized visits to avail services, and reduced opportunity cost. Seva Sindhu also aids the department in simplifying the processes of the department by removing cumbersome, time-consuming, and non-value-added steps, thereby enhancing the citizen service delivery mechanism

Some of the departments under the Seva Sindhu and the services provided are

1.Agricultural department

Farming contributes around 50% of our total national income which is around half. Therefore, the government of Karnataka takes extra care in protecting the livelihood of our farmers by providing the following services

1. Issue of manufacturing license for NPK mixture fertilizers

2. Renewal of manufacturing license for NPK mixture fertilizers

3. Amendment of manufacturing license for NPK mixture fertilizers

4. Grant of license to manufacture insecticides

5. Amendment of insecticide manufacturing license

6. Renewal of license to manufacture insecticides

2. Backward classes welfare department

It is important to enhance the livelihood of everyone around us. As the government, it becomes important to constantly empower and improve the lives of backward classes. some of the services provided by the Seva Sindhu are

1. Vidyasiri- food and accommodation

2. Post-matric scholarship to BC students

3. Admission to Post-matric hostels

4. Pre-examination training for BC students

5. Defense force training

6. Pre-matric scholarship to BC students

7. Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike

The Bruhat Bengaluru Mahanagara Palike or BBMP is the administrative body of Bangalore responsible for providing the basic civic amenities to the residents. It is the fourth-largest municipal corporation in India. Some of the important services provided by the BBMP are

1. Application for registration of new trade license

2. Building license issuance for units other than multi-storey buildings

3. Sanction of building plans in sites up to 2400 sq. ft. dimension for a residential single dwelling unit

4. commencement certificate for residential dwelling houses/ apartments/non-residential buildings

5. completion/occupancy certificate for residential dwelling houses/apartments/non-residential buildings

3. Bangalore Metropolitan Transport Corporation  

The Bangalore metropolitan transport corporation or the BMTC is a state-owned public transport corporation owned by the Karnataka government and a part of the seva Sindhu. it mostly serves the Bengaluru metropolitan region

1. Issuance of student bus pass- up to 10th grade

2. Issuance of student bus pass- CBSE/ICSE

3. Issuance of student bus pass- degree/professional/technical/medical/evening/PhD

4. Issuance of student bus pass- special schools

5. institution registration

How can new users register?

New users can register on the seva Sindhu by following the respective steps

1. Enter the URL in the web browser, the home page is displayed, and click on new user registration

2. on clicking the new user registration you will be directed toward the Digilocker page

3. enter the 16-digit Aadhar card number on the digilocker page

4. Click on the next page (OTP will be sent to the mobile number which is linked to the Aadhar number)

5. enter 6 digits OTP

6. Click on the continue button

7. Click on allow the button to get redirected toward the seva Sindhu page

8. enter email ID (optional)

9. enter your mobile number

10. set your password

11. enter Captcha

12. Click on the submit button

13. Click ok on the verification popup

14. enter OTP which will be shared with your registered mobile number

15. Click on validate button to validate your OTP

16. The registration successful button will be displayed

17. You will be able to log in to the seva Sindhu using your mobile number or email id soon


What is Seva Sindhu?

Seva Sindhu is the common citizen service portal/facility of the Government of Karnataka to provide government-related services and other information in one place. Seva Sindhu is implemented under the e-District Mission Mode Project (MMP) of the Department of Electronics and Information Technology, Ministry of Communications & IT, Government of India.

How to access Seva Sindhu?

Seva Sindhu can be accessed online by the public using the Internet from anywhere or through identified service delivery centers at District/Taluk/Sub-division/Village level.

How does it help the Citizens?

Seva Sindhu helps Citizens to avail all the Government Services of any department in one place thereby saving a lot of time and money. It also provides other useful information like local events, employment opportunities, etc.



Updated on:
March 16, 2024