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Latest Passports and OCIs Ready

As of Wednesday 20th May 2020, latest Passports and OCIs have been processed and are ready for collection. Use the following to check and find out if your Passport or OCI is among the latest batch. Check if my Passport or OCI is ready! Share with colleagues for seamless checking of status.

Blantyre Consular Camp

The High Commission of India wishes to inform the general public that it will hold a consular camp at the Indian Sports Club in Limbe, Blantyre. Kindly read more on the attached flier. Contact the High Commission for more details and clarification: +265 (0) 1-759-337

Clarification on the requirement of obtaining a new OCI card when the OCI cardholder acquires a new passport.

OCI card needs to be re-issued mandatorily only once after completing 50 years of age irrespective of the fact whether the cardholder has obtained a new passport or not. Re-issuance of OCI card is not required each time a passport is issued to a cardholder between 21 and 50 years of age. There is no …

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1.Who is eligible to apply for OCI?

Following categories of foreign nationals are eligible for registration as Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Cardholder:- (1)Who was a citizenofIndiaat the time of, or atanytimeafterthe commencement of the Constitution i.e. 26.01.1950; or (2)who was eligible to become a citizen of India on 26.01.1950; or (3)who belongedtoaterritorythatbecamepart of India after 15.08.1947; or (4)who is a child …

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OCI Cards: Overview

OCI Cards: Overview Receipt of applications Working Days – 9.00am to 11.00am Delivery of documents Working Days – 3.00pm to 4.30pm All eligible applicants will have to apply online for OCI cards through the Portal https://passport.gov.in/oci/. ICWF means Indian Community Welfare Fund. Applications could be submitted on any working day (Monday to Friday) as per …

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