Ministry of Electronics & Information Technology (MeitY) has notified "Electronics and Information Technology Goods (Requirement for Compulsory Registration) Order, 2012"0 bytes on 3 Oct 2012. The Order since then, is progressively being applied to increasing product categories of Electronic Goods.
As per the Order, no person shall manufacture or store for sale, import, sell or distribute goods which do not conform to the Indian Standard specified in the Order. Manufacturers of these products are required to apply for registration from Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) after getting their product tested from BIS recognized labs.
Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS) then registers the manufacturers under its registration scheme who are permitted to declare that their articles conform to the Indian Standard (s). The registered manufacturers are then allowed to use the Standard Mark notified by the Bureau.
For details, visit: http://crsbis.in/BIS/
Various Orders/clarifications/documents/Circulars etc. issued by MeitY under the CRS are available on this page for downloading purpose.