EXTENSION OF E-TOURIST VISA SCHEME TO 36 MORE COUNTRIES AND 7 MORE AIRPORTS FROM 15TH AUGUST 2015
Government of India had launched e Tourist Visa on 27th November 2014. The scheme had been extended to 77 countries at nine airports designated for providing e-Tourist visa service till now.
The scheme had since been extended to 77 countries at nine airports designated for providing e-Tourist visa service till now.
The facility is now being to extended to 36 more countries from 15th August 2015. The new countries being included in e-Tourist Visa scheme are:-
Andorra, Argentina, Armenia, Aruba, Belgium, Bolivia, Colombia, Cuba, East Timor, Guatemala, Hungary, Ireland, Jamaica, Malta, Malaysia, Mongolia, Monaco, Mozambique, Netherlands, Panama, Peru, Poland, Portugal, Seychelles, Slovenia, Spain, St Lucia, St Vincent & the Grenadines, Suriname, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, Turks & Caicos Island, United Kingdom, Uruguay, Venezuela
With this addition the total count of countries under the scheme will go upto 113 (One hundred Thirteen).
Simultaneously, 7 more Indian airports are being added as designated airports for entry on e-Tourist Visa from 15th August2015. New Airports being included in the scheme are:-
Ahmedabad, Amritsar, Gaya, Jaipur, Lucknow, Tirchy, Varanasi
With this total number of designated airports will become 16.
Further details in this regard may be checked on the e-Tourist Visa website https://indianvisaonline.gov.in/visa/tvoa.html