India extends walk-in tourist visa facility for BD
Staff Correspondent:Indian High Commission in Dhaka has widened the scheme for walk-in tourist visas for Bangladesh travelers to its all visa application centers.
All Bangladesh travelers or visitors who have confirmed air, bus or train tickets can avail this facility of walk-in tourist visa without appointment dates from 1 February at the Indian Visa Application Centres (IVACs) in Rajshahi, Rangpur, Sylhet, Chittagong, Khulna, Jessore, Mymensingh, and Barisal,” said a press release of Indian High Commission.
It said applicants in Dhaka with confirmed journey tickets could continue to submit their Tourist visa applications on a walk-in basis at IVAC Mirpur.
The walk-in tourist visa scheme was launched in October 2016 for women travelers and their family members and thereafter extended to all Bangladesh travelers from 1 January 2017.
The scheme has eased access to Indian visas for Bangladesh nationals.