Self-attestation of documents in Assam

Guwahati: The Assam Government has decided to introduce with immediate effect self-attestation of documents in lieu of attestation by gazetted officers/ magistrates, etc. in all cases except where there is statutory requirement.

This order also pertains to self-declaration in place of submission of court affidavits, said a government release here today. The initiative by the State Government is to simplify government procedures and to promote Citizen Centric Administration, it said.