Russians can stay in India for 180 days on a tourist visa
India has introduced a maximum period of stay for Russians on an e-tourist visa - 180 days a year. About it reported at the Russian embassy. Previously, it was possible to stay in India with an e-visa for more than 180 days, TASS explains.
“On March 13, 2023, the Bureau of Immigration of the Ministry of Home Affairs of India presented official clarifications of the new rules on the validity of electronic visas,” the Russian diplomatic mission reports on the Telegram channel. The changes apply to already issued e-visas, the embassy noted
Now the period of continuous stay in India for Russians on electronic tourist visas should not exceed 90 days, the total duration of stay in one calendar year should not exceed 180 days.
Previously, with an electronic tourist visa in India, it was possible to stay more than 180 days a year, but also no more than 90 days in a row, TASS reports.