India is equipped to issue multi-city, multiple-entry business visa to businessmen of SAARC nations as well as West Pakistan, from April one, reports Times of India.
The business visa, to be known as ‘India Business Card’ is predicted to be granted for up to 5 years or less, as per the need.
“Printing of the ‘India Business Card’ has been ordered within the India Security Press in Nashik. We have a tendency to reach to start on it by April one,” the statement quoted a senior home ministry official as spoken communication.
There will be some special conditions for businessmen from West Pakistan. However no visa conditions can apply for those from countries similar to Sri Lanka, Bangladesh and Maldives. Nationals from Bhutan and Nepal don’t need a visa to enter India.
Pakistani entrepreneurs ought to run associate enterprise price one large integer Indian rupees associated have an annual financial gain of a minimum of ten large integer Pakistani rupees to use for a three-year multiple entry card. Also, somebody ought to be a member of any chamber of commerce in West Pakistan recognized by India, the TOI report aforesaid.
Currently, they’re eligible for grant of multiple-entry business visa for a most amount of 1 year and may solely travel ten places. Beneath the new theme Pakistani entrepreneurs are going to be exempted from news at the native police office.
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi had, throughout the SAARC summit in Kathmandu in 2014, declared business visas with 3-5 years’ validity for voters of all SAARC nations.