Meghalaya: Self-certification of documents
SHILLONG:The Government of Meghalaya has decided to adopt the provision of self-certification of documents like mark sheet, birth certificate etc., for the purpose of admission in schools and colleges within the State and for candidates applying for State sponsored seats in Engineering/Medical/Veterinary and Agriculture Colleges.
This was informed by the Under Secretary to the Government of Meghalaya, Personnel & Administrative Reforms Cell.
These documents may henceforth be attested by the applicants instead of attestation by the Gazetted Officer of by filing of affidavits. The original documents will however be required to be produced by the applicants for verification at the final stage.
Any candidate falsely certifying documents are liable to be criminally prosecuted in a court of law.