A legal procedure is what you have to follow if you wish to change your name.
A legal procedure is what you have to follow if you wish to change your name. There is a streamlined process with various steps and one has to follow those steps before they can take on a new name. Producing an affidavit, getting the act published in a newspaper as well in a Gazette are the vital steps that one cannot skip.
Talking about the second step that is newspaper name change advert; a name change seeker must compulsorily publish their move of rechristening selves in a national daily or a regional paper. They can also choose a vernacular for the same. People usually go for at least two newspapers to get their name change adverts published. One of them is a news journal from their mother-tongue or a regional paper of the area where they are residing and the second one can be national daily published in English language.
When you look at the diverse catalogue of vernacular news chronicles, you will notice that one newspaper that always takes the leading position is Ananda Bazar Patrika. It is daily newspaper that is published in Bengali language and is quite popular in the West Bengal state of India. People from Bengal and whose mother tongue is Bengali often read this newspaper. Consequently, the popularity of this paper increases leaps and bounds with every passing year. The ad column of this newspaper is also quite sought after and a lot of individuals publish adverts under various categories. Ananda Bazar Patrika Name Change Classified Ads are yet another very popular ad types that name change seekers publish as and when required. The newspaper clipping thus holds a great significance for a person who is wishing to change their name and take on a new one.
One can produce the copy of the newspaper advert before the various concerned authorities at the Passport Office, The Driving License Department, The PAN Card office etc. to get a name changed on these essential ID Proofs. Without a valid newspaper advert and an affidavit, no authority is allowed to change the name as ad post and gazette notification along with the affidavit are the legal proofs of the fact that an individual has taken on a new name and that no anti-social element is involved in such act. All this is done to ensure national security from anti-social elements that inflict terror and harm the people as well as the nation.
It is very easy to publish name change ads in this newspaper. You can make Ananda bazar Patrika Name Change Ad booking online and place your ad requests sitting in the comfort of your home. As far as payment for your advert is concerned, you can make the same via secured payment gateway by online transactions. You can use Debit or Credit cards, NEFT, Net Banking, etc. modes for the same.
You can either directly approach the paper or take the help of a newspaper classified ad agency that acts as a mediator. The latter is an economical method as the ad space will cost you less if you take the help of a newspaper ad agency or else your advert will cost you more. It is because Anand Bazar Patrika is a very popular newspaper and hence the ad space is a bit costly if you approach them directly.
So, draft your name change ad post today and place your ad through the columns of this prestigious newspaper from Bengal.
Stories by Kulwant Maheshwari