Applying for Indian passport? Here's some good news for you

Applying for Indian passport? Heres some good news for you

It was announced by External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj.


Published: Fri 23 Jun 2017, 1:07 PM

Last updated: Fri 23 Jun 2017, 6:08 PM

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj today announced that passports would now be in both Hindi and English, and not just in English.

She also announced 10 per cent reduction in passport fee for applicants who are under eight and over 60.

Personal details in passports are now printed only in English.

The external affairs minister was addressing an event to mark 50 years of the Passport Act, 1967.

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