A digital signature in India is a signature or identity of an individual that is done digitally to send and receive it through the internet. DSC is a secure digital way that is issued by the authorities for validating and verifying the validity of the individual who is holding the certificate. Moreover, a DSC holder has detail about the Name, Pin code, Country, Certificate issuance date, and the name of the certifying authority Digital Signature certificates are issued by the Controller of Certifying Authority. For instance, one of the Certifying Authority is eMudhra which issues the certificate.
In addition, to sign electronic documents, for example, e-forms are required to be signed digitally using a Digital Signature Certificate.
Class 2: The identity of a person is verified against a trusted, pre-verified database.
Class 3: The highest level where the person needs to present himself or herself in front of a Registration Authority accordingly.