The increasingly rising cases of coronavirus globally, India has announced that all visas suspended, except the few categories, will be suspended for a month until 15 April 2020 or further notice to stop the spread of the Covid-19 virus.
Date 12 March 2020
As the World Health Organisation (WHO) declared the Covid-19 outbreak a pandemic with more than 126,000 confirmed cases around the world and 4,291 deaths in 114 countries and as countries worldwide clamber up to contain the spread of the Covid-19. India’s count of infected people with coronavirus touches 73 with no confirmed deaths so far from the disease.
Indian all visas India tourist visa, India business visa, India conference visa, India medical visa, India Medical Attendant Visa all types of visas suspended & canceled for all countries due to COVID-19. those who have already implemented India e-visa and searching for a refund. There is no update yet about the refund of the visa fee form the Indian Government. It is not known whether the Indian government will give a refund or not, the government is working on it. And the government decision is still pending for the next two weeks & they will decide what to do?.
India Visa Refund or Visa Cancellation in India
As visa fees are non-refundable in any condition still many kinds of situations will happen on pandemic...
No one knows what could happen.
Exempt categories: Visas issued to Diplomats, Officials, UN/International organizations, Employment, Project visas remain in force exempt from the current restrictions. And
As these rules may change at short notice, this information should be used as a guideline only. Passengers should refer to the latest information published by the government of their destination or home country.