Thiruvananthapuram: The facility to apply for a police pass online for traveling during lockdown will be introduced on Saturday. Those in the essential services category can use the identity card issued by their institution to travel during the lockdown.
They do not need a special police pass. Domestic workers, laborers, and workers can travel with their self-prepared certificate in hand on Saturday.
The online system for applying for a police pass will be available by Saturday evening. Thereafter, those in the above category have to apply for the pass either directly or through their employers.
Those who need the pass urgently can approach the Station House Officers directly and apply for the pass. Passes for both directions will be issued by the Station House Officer at the point of departure.