International travellers whose sole objective for visiting India is recreation, sightseeing, casual
visit to visit friends and relatives, attending a short term yoga programme, medical treatment
including treatment under Indian systems of medicine, business purpose, as attendant to e-Medical
visa holder, attending a conference/ seminar/ workshop organized by a Ministry or Department of the
Government of India, State Governments or UT Administrations etc. & their subordinate/ attached
organizations & PSUs and no other purpose/activity.
Passport should have at least six months validity from the date of arrival in India. The passport
should have at least two blank pages for stamping by the Immigration Officer.
International Travellers should have a return ticket or onward journey ticket,with sufficient money
to spend during his/her stay in India.
International Travellers having Pakistani Passport or Pakistani origin may please apply for regular
Visa at Indian Mission.
Not available to Diplomatic/Official Passport Holders or Laissez-passer travel document holders.
Not available to individuals endorsed on Parent's/Spouse's Passport i.e. each individual should have
a separate passport.
Not available to International Travel Document Holders other than Passport.
Government of India has not authorized any agent or intermediary to charge any fee for facilitation
of emergency / express Visa/eVisa.
For travel to India a regular/eVisa along with passport is mandatory. Only categories exempted under
bilateral arrangements may not need a visa. For persons of Indian origin (all categories), OCI card
Deadline for submission of abstract :
November 10, 2019