The administration has increased the office of e-Tourist Visa for subjects of 161 nations, Rajya Sabha was instructed today.
In a composed answer, Tourism Minister Mahesh Sharma said the number of foreign traveler landings on e-Tourist Visa (e-TV) amid January to November this year was 9,17,446, enlisting a development of 168.5 for every percent over same time of earlier year.
“This shows achievement of the e-TV Scheme,” he stated, including that “The Government of India has expanded the office of e-Tourist Visa for the nationals of 161 nations including Japan for which office of Visa on Arrival is likewise accessible.”
The e-visa plan was propelled on November 27, 2014.
Under the plan, a candidate gets an email approving him or her to go to India after it has been endorsed. The vacationer can go with a print-out of this authorisation.
On landing, the guest needs to exhibit the authorisation to the movement experts who might then stamp the passage into the nation.