01 December 2022
සිංහල | English

A digital birth certificate for babies born in August

The Department of Registration of Persons has started issuing birth certificates in digital format.

Registrar General Prabhat Abeywardena mentioned that the digital birth certificate will be issued for children bo on August 1, 2022.

Accordingly, the child's number on the digital birth certificate will be their National ID number when they tu 15.

Meanwhile, the Registrar General mentioned that this program will be implemented all over the island in the future.