All foreign nationals intending to participate in the Conference will require an Indian VISA to enter India. There is no provision for 'VISA on Arrival' in India.
In the case of participants from Afghanistan, China, Iran, Pakistan, Iraq, Sudan, foreigners of Pakistani origin and Stateless persons, we have to obtain the necessary permissions form the concerned ministries and send the same to the respective Indian Embassies/High commission in advance to facilitate visa for travel to India. Hence, participants from aforementioned countries are required to send their information (in the following format) together with a copy of passport to firstname.lastname@example.org (with the subject line "Request for visa processing") latest by 31 August 2012.
|S.No||Name||Father's/Husband's Name||DOB||POB||Nationality & Passport No.||Date of Issue||Place of Issue||Date of Expiry||Address|
VISA application forms are available at the office of the Indian Embassy or Consulates in the country of your residence. All NRIs/PIOs, including children (who don't possess OCI or PIO card) need to apply for VISA in separate VISA forms. All the participants are advised to apply for either Tourist VISA or Conference VISA only.
The contacts details of Indian Missions in various countries are available at http://www.india.gov.in/overseas/embassy_detail.php?alpha=a&type=IE
FAQ on Conference Visa is available here.
For more details please visit http://www.india.gov.in/overseas/passport/passport.php?id=6