For most Indians owning a vehicle, especially those with two-wheelers, negotiating potholes and the traffic policeman is a daily prayer.
The former for their own personal safety and the latter for their ability to spring out of nowhere and flag you down for a perceived offence. And, forgetting to carry original documents such as a driving licence or vehicle ownership papers can escalate the offence to the next level and often end up in heated negotiation.
Henceforth, law abiding citizens have a way out as the Centre has allowed a certified digital locker or an app that one can be downloaded onto the mobile phone to help store such documents. When a copy of your licence on DigiLocker is shown to a traffic policeman who wants to inspect your driving licence, rest assured, it will be as good as verifying an original without having to carry it on your person. No other physical proof is required.
Read more at: https://yourstory.com/2016/09/digilocker/