Data Element NameShort Name in Recognized Official language
Data Element Reference NumberG01.02-03
Description of Data Element

Short Name in Recognized Official language as desired to be displayed in the documents / forms.
(It is a set of character strings / Initials each separated by a “blank space”, representing surname / given name/ middle name/….etc.

The sequencing of the strings / initials has to be in the order, in which the Person desires the short name to be displayed in the documents / forms )

It should NOT include Appellation / Title.

This is one of the instances of Generic data element Name of the Person (G01.02), through which Name of the Person can be represented

Data Element TypeGeneric
Is part of any
Parts if any
Data FormatVarchar
Max Size

30, Storage in UNICODE Standard UTF-8

Default Value
OwnerGoverment of India, DeitY
Based on
Date Agreed

Name of the person should not include Appellation, which is a separate data element, and would be prefixed with name of the person while displaying / printing

Date of Publishing
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