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Birth Occurred in a Rural Hospital

  1. The birth is registered by the Registrar of births and deaths of the area where birth occurred. If the birth has occurred at a Rural Hospital, inform the Registrar of that area for registration of such birth.
  2. Appropriate persons for informing of a birth for registration
    • Father
    • Mother
    • Person present at the time of occurrence of the birth
    • Medical Officer of the hospital
  1. Obtain the relevant declaration from the Registrar of births and deaths for informing the birth.
  2. Documents to be submitted
    • Duly perfected declaration
    • Hospital report issued in proof of the occurance of the birth
  1. A birth can be registered free of charge within a period of 03 months.
  2. A copy of the birth certificate is issued to the informant free of charge.
  3. Visit the Additional District Registrar of the Divisional Secretariat at your nearest for further information.