It has been decided that #Tourist visa applicants from Chittagong can walk-in and submit their applications at Indian Visa Application Center - Ivac, Chittagong without a prior appointment from 9 July, 2017 onwards. IVAC, Chittagong will accept the applications from 0830hrs to 1230hrs.
2. The other existing walk-in schemes of submission of visa applications for non-tourist visas viz., #Medical #Visa, #Business, #Conference and other types of visas will continue as before. Further, separate counters for walk-in Tourist visas for #senior citizens and #Muktijodhas will also continue. Tourist Visa applicants will not be required to submit confirmed tickets to India.
3. The new system is a pilot initiative and only available in Chittagong on a trial basis.
4. This measure is aimed at easing access to Indian visa and strengthening people-to-people contacts between #India and #Bangladesh.