Applying E-pass during COVID-19 Lockdown for Essential services and Emergency movement

COVID-19 Lockdown E-pass provided to run essential services and emergency movement outside


COVID-19 Lockdown E-pass provided to run essential services and emergency movement outside, everybody can apply it online state wise, the whole country suffering from coronavirus Pandamicbadly, as per the current situation government of India may extend the lockdown further from 3rd of May-20 which region falling under the red zone.

E-pass will be allowed for Essential services and Emergency movement only if a person catches without E-pass will be quarantined for 14 days and also penalties will be levied, so please don’t go outside without E-pass until unless you don’t have any strong reason for it.

E-pass is an electronic pass issued by the state government through online to facilitate traveling during an emergency or urgent situation, e-pass having important details about the citizen such as name, address, contact number, the validity of the e-pass, purpose of travel and more. The e-pass will be issued to designated locations only for a limited period. The e-pass also mentions the number of passengers that would be accompanying the persons.

Links and Guidence to apply COVID 19 Lockdown E-Pass

Guidelines issued by select states and union territories to apply for a curfew e-pass as below.

State NameHow to Apply for COVID 19 Lockdown E-Pass
Andaman & Nicobar Islands Procedure: Contact the Sub Divisional Magistrates for the particular region
Nicobars district: Link
North and Middle Andaman: Link
South Andaman: Link
For South Andaman, download the application here and submit it to the DC
Andhra PradeshCovid-19 Emergency Pass Links:
1. Registration Link 2. DCC/MC/Tahsildar
Verification Link
AssamGiven at Local level. For truck
movement apply here
Bihar1. Click here to reach the e-pass application page
2.Once you’re on the application page, please follow the instructions mentioned in the User Manual here
ChandigarhPlease refer here to apply for COVID 19 movement pass
ChhattisgarhDownload App Here
DelhiTo apply for a curfew pass, please follow the instructions mentioned here You can also apply for an e-pass here
GoaProcess: Call collectorate for your respective district(s) in Goa as well as email them with your issue and IDs of employees for whom the passes are required.
If North Goa: Link
If in South Goa: Link
1. Logistics related issues –  Transportation of supplies
from the factory to other states. Following details should be kept ready:
Company Name, Contact person, Email ID, Mobile number
Type of goods to be transported, Quantity of each type of good to be transported
2. Employee Curfew Passes – Following details should be kept ready:
Employee Name, Employee Id, Phone Number, Location
3. Travel passes: Apply here
4. Guidelines to apply for a temporary pass (2Hours) differently abled persons and pregnant women,
Go to
Provide email ID, mobile, name, address, date of birth and OTP, application Source
Gujarat1. Write to the District Collector and Sub Divisional
Magistrate seeking permission to open factory/warehouse, movement of employees and cargo/truck (Include details such as Company name and factory address, Line of business (Specify why is it an essential commodity, Names
and copies of ID cards of the employees, any other specifications)
2. After sending the application, follow up with the SDM office
3. For any further queries, the person can call 079 2325 1900 to seek an update
HaryanaApply on the, following link, You can also apply for an
e-pass here
Himachal PradeshApply for a curfew pass here
For Vehicle Movement e-pass in Kangra, Kullu and Una, you can also apply here. (Click on ‘Select State’> Choose ‘Himachal Pradesh’ from the drop-down menu> Scroll-down to ‘Newly Launched Services’ > Click on ‘Issuance of e-pass’) (ONLY FOR MANUFACTURING UNITS IN BBNDA) To apply for movement pass for persons engaged in manufacturing units in Baddi-Barotiwala-Nalagarh Industrial Corridor, follow the instructions mentioned here
Jammu & Kashmir1. Please apply for a curfew pass here
2. Access general instructions to be followed while submitting application here
3. FAQs and Public Notices relevant for COVID-19 in District Jammu are available here
JharkhandPlease apply for a curfew pass here Access the user manual here
KarnatakaBangalore: Organisations and individuals can obtain passes from KSP’s e-portal here
Access FAQs for Individuals applying here 
Access FAQs for organisations applying here 
Districts other than Bangalore:
Organizations: Following the business continuity approval from the Department of Industries & Commerce, Karnataka, please contact your nearest district police to obtain movement passes for your employees/ vehicles.
Individuals: Nearest district police to be contacted.
KeralaPlease find below the procedures for resuming operations of essential goods manufacturing factories in Kerala and logistics involved in the transport of essential Goods.
Resuming operations of essential goods manufacturers:
The Company should contact the Control Room in Directorate of Industry & Commerce (DIC) within Kerala.
DIC then reaches out to concerned District Authorities.
District Authorities to then authorize the factory to resume operations and to also exempt certain workers from the company to work in the factory.
Logistics/Transport of Essential Goods (intra-State)
Curfew passes can be issued for Kerala Here 
It is suggested they carry their ID cards and Invoice / Waybill stating the origin, destination and items being moved for easy reference. 
LadakhClick here to apply for an e-pass
Madhya PradeshProcedure for applying for a pass for vehicular
1. The company has to fill up the attached application form for the various trucks stuck at points throughout the state
2. The form has to be stamped and signed by the company’s authorized signatory
3. Such forms, once completed, stamped and signed, should be mailed to
4. After sending this  mail, the company shall receive an
all-state access pass for those vehicles for which details have been submitted
5. The company should read the guidelines prescribed in the attached SoP
6. Passes are for pan-MP
7. Please note that this is only for vehicle and driver
movements across the State
8. This form is for the only statewide permit and not to be filled for transportation within city limits
Maharashtra1. Apply on the following link
2. Write an email to the concerned District Collector
3. For the movement of restricted number of employees in Maharashtra except Pune, please Apply Here
4. For the movement of restricted number of employees in Pune, please Apply Here
OdishaThere is no formal procedure. ID Cards of employees
associated with factories supplying essential goods is enough. Helpline for drivers and operators has been created (0674-2620200)
You can also apply for an e-pass here
Punjabe-Pass is being issued for those who are engaged in providing essential services like health, manufacturing, transport, storage, shops, banking, media persons. For
e-passes, Apply Here

You can also apply for an e-pass here
PuducherryApply for e-pass here
Rajasthan1. Apply for pass here
2. How to use RajCop Citizen app for lockdown pass:
Access the video tutorial here Access the manual here
3. Refer to this website for FAQs on COVID 19 in Rajasthan
SikkimClick here to apply for e-pass (Home page > Scroll down to the ‘Citizen Corner’ > Click on E-pass)
Click here to download the User Manual
Tamil NaduTo apply for a curfew pass, please visit this website
Telangana1. All e-commerce (Delivery) companies, obtain movement passes for your essential staff and vehicles by sending an email to Please specify details like name, vehicle number, route and employee details
2. All personnel working in factories manufacturing essential items can obtain requisite work passes from the local Police Commissioner’s Office in the district where their unit is located. Basic documents like company ID & company letter are required, apart from other personal
identification documents.
3. Companies to submit an application on company letter head stating vehicle number, and delivery staff’s name 
4. You can also apply for an e-pass here
Uttar PradeshVisit the ePass Management System
UttarakhandThe online system to address queries and issues is given here.
Refer to the section: COVID-19 and select ‘COVID-19
Permissions and Issues’
West BengalFor vehicle passes for essential commodities, Apply Here 

Click on below links to get more update related to COVID 19 Lockdown and coronavirus pandamic:


  • Apply for a pass only if it comes under the category of Essential services, goods, and Emergency movement as ‘Essential by the State Government’.
  • Applying for a pass does not have a guarantee to grant the same.
  • The local administration will have the final confirmation on which applications can be accepted

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