Amaravati: In view of the unlock 3 guidelines issued by the Ministry of Home Affairs, the inter State passenger movement is further liberalised, informed the Andhra Pradesh authorities.
"Now citizens coming to AP need to register in Spandana website and auto generated e-pass will be sent to their mobile and email.They can carry the auto generated e-pass along with valid id proof to get entry at the border checkpost. As the epass is auto generated there will not be any delay in getting the epass. This system is to ensure recording of the people coming to AP such that local health staff can keep a watch on the health of the concerned.
The system will be made operational from 2nd August on wards said, Principal Secretary (TR&B) State COVID control room, MT Krishna Babu.
How to apply for e-pass if you are travelling to Andhra Pradesh
In the home page of Spandana Website there is an option, ‘Covid-19 Movement for people’, under which you can register online for the pass.
Once you click on, ‘Online Registration for Pass’ from the drop down menu of above mentioned tab, it will take you to a registration form or you can directly click on this link for registration.
According to the recent update travel passes are only being provided to Students, Pilgrims and Migrant labourers under distress, so if you fulfill this condition go further and apply for the e-pass.
Details asked in the registration form:-
Select if you are migrating from AP to another state or other state to AP. Considering that the migration is happening from Hyderabad to AP, register as travelling from another state to AP.
Later fill in personal details like your name, Aadhar number, Mobile Number, Age and Gender.
Fill in the address details of both ‘from and to’ state. For both addresses you will have to mention whether it is a red, orange or green zone. Here one of the addresses will be your Andhra Pradesh state address.
Once this is done, you have to add in your vehicle details in which you will be travelling or request the government for a paid vehicle. One can also add details of other members travelling with them and purpose of their travel. The purpose of travel is asked to know if you are a student, pilgrim or migrant labour.
Once you fill this agree to the term that you will abide by the minimum 14 day quarantine protocol and if you are caught violating the same, the police is liable to take action against you under sections of Indian Penal Code (IPC).