GENERALLY, FOLLOWING DEFECTS / PRECAUTIONS / Problems PHOTO, SIGNATURE AND DOB IN PANCARD APPLICATION ARE OBSERVED FOR WHICH APPLICATIONS ARE REJECTED OR WITHHELD :-
1. Photograph not proper:
(A) Photograph is not acceptable if it has white patches on applicants face and also not been crop properly.
(B) Photograph is not acceptable if it is blur which will not be clear on PAN card.
(C) Photograph is not acceptable if it has trees/flowers etc. in background (Only plain background allowed), which is not acceptable and therefore, Background of photos should be plain.
(D) Photograph is not acceptable because of lining over applicant’s face, which damage quality of photograph.
(E) Photograph should be with straight view.
(F) Photograph shouldn’t be torn from any side.
(G) Photograph shouldn’t have any patches on face.
(H) No portion of Photograph should be pasted on Signature Box and therefore, Signature Box should be free from Photo.
(I) Photograph should be properly pasted with quality adhesive and it should not be pinned any way.
2. Photograph not cropped:
(A) Wrong cropping resulted into torn image and excess image, which is not acceptable.
(B) Photograph should crop properly, so applicant’s face should be clear.
3. Signature not cropped: Below mention signatures are rejected due to cropping :-
(A) Signature shouldn’t be torn, neither touch any line of assign signature box.
(B) Signature should be clear and within the box.
(C) Signature shouldn’t be torn/cut from any side.
4. Proof of date of birth: Following documents as proof of date of birth are not acceptable as per NSDL guideline :-
(A) Examination admit card of matriculation.
(B) Domicile certificate without date of birth.
(C) Birth certificate issued by school principal.