DARPAN(Digital Advancement of Rural Post Office for A New India)

  • It aims to improve the quality of service and achieve “financial inclusion”of unbanked rural population.
  • As part of IT modernization project, it intends to provide a low power technology solution to each Branch Postmaster (BPM) which will enable 1.29 Rural Lakhs Branch Post Offices (BOs).
  • Recently, DARPAN-PLI application was launched for seamless collection of premium for Postal Life Insurance (PLI) and Rural Postal Life Insurance (RPLI) policies.