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Visa Processing Made More Convenient for Indian Nationals

The Department of State has announced that Indian nationals are now eligible for visa processing at all visa facilities across India regardless of the applicant’s home address or city of residence. Therefore, Indian nationals can now enjoy the convenience of applying for an U.S. visa at any one of the U.S. consular posts in India, including the U.S. Embassy in New Delhi and Consulates General in Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata and Hyderabad. Also, the consular districts will be reorganized as follows:
• Embassy Delhi: Bihar, Delhi, Haryana, Himachal Pradesh, Jammu and Kashmir, Punjab, Rajasthan, Uttarakhand, Uttar Pradesh, Bhutan.
• Consulate Mumbai: Goa, Gujarat, Madhya Pradesh, Maharashtra, Diu and Daman, and Dadra and Nagar Haveli.
• Consulate Hyderabad: Andhra Pradesh, Orissa.
• Consulate Chennai: Karnataka, Kerala, Puducherry, Lakshadweep, Tamil Nadu, Andaman and Nicobar Islands.
• Consulate Kolkata: Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Chhattisgarh, Jharkhand, Manipur, Meghalaya, Mizoram, Nagaland, Sikkim, Tripura, West Bengal.
For more information, see http://newdelhi.usembassy.gov/pr111810.html.