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Indian Embassy simplifies visa procedures for Kuwaiti nationals

To further ease travel from Kuwait to India for tourism, business, medical treatment and study purposes, the Embassy has simplified its visa procedure for Kuwaiti nationals and expatriates living in Kuwait.

The Embassy has issued 10,000 visas this year, as against 7600 visas issued during the same period last year, representing 30 percent jump in granting of visas.

The Embassy has been issuing 5-year and 1-year business visa (multiple entry), 1 year multiple entry medical visa and 6 month multiple entry tourist visa for Kuwaiti nationals and expat residents in Kuwait so that they get to visit India for business, medical treatment and tourism, as per their convenience.

Visa applicants may approach Embassy’s Passport and Visa Centres operated by Cox & Kings Global Services (CKGS) at 17 Floor, Behbahani Building, Sharq, Kuwait (Tel. No. 22440392 or email to indiavisa.kuwait@ckgs.com or Complex Kais Alghanim, 4 floor, Mecca Street, Fahaheel, Kuwait (Tel No. 22909229) or email to indiavisa.kuwait@ckgs.com.

The embassy will continue to accept visa applications directly in case of emergency and for all diplomats/special passport holders. For nay visa-related query, call 22550660 (Extn 279) or call Second Secretary (Consular) at 97229947.

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