A Driving Licence is an official document certifying that the holder is suitably qualified to drive a motor vehicle or vehicles. Under the constitution of India, no person can drive a motor vehicle in any public place unless he holds a valid Driving License issued to him, authorizing him to drive a vehicle of that particular category.
There are two kinds of driving license which are issued by Indian Government –
– Learner’s License
– Permanent License
Learner’s license –
Learner’s license is a restricted or provisional license which is for the people who is learning to drive. The validity of the learning license is six months. The minimum age to apply for a learner’s driving license is 18 years.
Permanent License –
To get permanent driving license , Applicant should have a valid learner license. He can apply after 30 days and within 180 days from the date of issuance of learner license. He should be conversant about the vehicle systems, driving, traffic rules & regulations. For driving commercial vehicles, you should be at least 20 years old and possess a learner’s license.