India eases Visa Procurement Process for Bangladesh
In an effort to ease the process of securing Indian Visas for Bangladesh visitors, the High Commission of India will now allow all Bangladesh travelers with confirmed air, train or bus travel tickets to submit their tourist visa applications directly without prior appointments from January 1, 2017. The initiativealso includes that the date of journey should be after 7 days but within one month of submission of the visa application form. The Indian Visa Application Centre in Mirpur will receive walk-in tourist visa applications India and Bangladeshfrom confirmed travellers and senior citizens from January 1.
Currency: Bangladeshi taka
Prime minister: Sheikh Hasina
President: Abdul Hamid