Passport CampWritten by The Peoples Chronicle
20 February 2014:The Ministry of External Affairs, Government of India is organising a Passport Camp at Banquet hall of 1st Manipur Rifles on February 24 from 10 am till 4 pm.
According to an official source, only application under Fresh/Reissue category for Normal Passport Booklet (36 Pages) will be accepted at the camp. No application under Tatkal/Loss/Damaged/Change in Name/Adoption cases category will be accepted. It is also mentioned that, applicants are required to make online registration for passport at www.passportindia.gov.in (general ARN sheet only), and pay requisite fee by Demand Draft.
The proposed Passport Camp is for residence of Manipur only and applicant needs to log in to the Passport Seva Online Portal www.passportindia.gov.in. register through the passport Seva Online Portal and create the user Id and login with the registered user Id the source added.
It is also mentioned that for online filling up of the application form to generate ARN, Click the apply for Fresh Passport/Reissue Passport, fill up the application form online or by uploading en e-Form. The ARN will be generated and the printout of the ARN to be taken.
Source further mentioned that payment has to be made Demand Draft in favour of ‘Regional Passport Officer Guwahati” at different rates, for adult is Rs 1,500 and for minor is Rs 1000.
It is further mentioned that applicant needs to take a print out of the form submitted through the link “View/Print Submitted Form”, affix a recent coloured passport size (4.5 x 3.5 cm) photograph on the space provided, sign below the photograph and should submit the application at the Camp along with printout of ARN, Demand Draft, and necessary photocopy of documents along with originals. Applicants will be provided a file number as per the existing series and a receipt will be handed over to them the source added.