Indian Visa From Pakistan - 2018 Visa Requirements, Process & Documents

Indian Visa From Pakistan - 2018 Visa Requirements, Process & Documents

India is our neighboring country, since partition the relationships between India and Pakistan are never friendly, the visa process for citizens of both countries is very tough, and requires a lot of paperwork.
You can apply for Indian Visa on Pakistani Passport from the Indian Embassy Islamabad, you don’t have to visit the embassy directly, you can Submit the visa application forms along with the mandatory documents, passport and fee at the nearest TCS Visa tronics / Gerry’s International- Visa Drop Box as per the list of available locations in Pakistan (namely, Faisalabad, Gujranwala, Hyderabad, Islamabad, Karachi, Lahore, Mirpur Khas, Multan, Peshawar, Quetta, Sialkot and Sukkur). Please remember a visitor visa will be issued to you in case you are visiting India to meet relatives or friends or for any other legitimate purpose at their invitation. There is no torusit visa service available for Pakistani Passport Holders
If you are visiting India on a visit visa or business visa in 2018, and looking forward to get information about the Indian visa requirements from Pakistan and application process, Indian visa fees, documents requirements and processing time than you are at the right place. The whole process is given below.
Procedure to apply for Indian visa from Pakistan
Here is the process according to the visa types

India Tourist Visa From Pakistan Requirements

You have to fill the online visa application form and follow the steps mentioned above.
A visitor visa will be issued to you in case you are visiting India to meet relatives or friends or for any other legitimate purpose at their invitation. Applicants traveling on a visitor visa are expected to stay with their relatives/friends in India.
The following documents needs to be submitted for a visitor visa:
Documents from India:
1) Sponsorship Certificate: (for format please click here) (for any one place to be visited): This certificate should also be countersigned by any of the following Indian government officials (DM/ SP/SDM/ Tehsildar/ BDO/ SHO/ Groups A officer of State and Central Government/ Principal of a Government college and Principal / headmaster of a Government School), who will certify that they personally know your Indian sponsor. Sponsorship certificate is mandatory for all visitor visa cases.
2) The Indian government official should also attach a self-attested copy of their photo identity card along with his/her contact number (landline preferable) along with the sponsorship certificate.
3) Any two of these documents of the Indian invitee: passport (preferred), copy of electricity bill, telephone bill, ration card, election card, clearly mentioning the address and contact numbers.
Documents from Pakistan:
1) Copy of NADRA Card along with its English translation
2) Copy of any one utility bill, such as electricity bill/ gas bill/ landline telephone bill (as address proof)Current passport and all previous passports
Further Requirements
- Details of last Indian visa (visa number, date of issue and category)
- NADRA Card
- Names of places you intend to visit in India and the State to which it belongs e.g. if a person is visiting Mumbai, in the place column, please enter ‘Mumbai’ and in the State column, enter ‘Maharashtra’
- Name, address and telephone number of your host(s)/business associate(s)/contact person(s) in India.
- Address of place(s) of stay in India.
- Print-out: Two copies of the form are required to be submitted. You may either take 2 print-outs of the form or take one print-out and make a photocopy. Please however, make sure that you sign in original on both the copies. Unsigned forms will not be accepted.
- Photograph : Affix one recent identical passport size colour photographs (35mm x 45mm) each on both the copies of the application. The photograph should be with the straight frontal face of the applicant and with a light background.

India Business Visa from Pakistan Requirements

A visitor visa will be issued to you in case you are visiting India to meet relatives or friends or for any other legitimate purpose at their invitation. Applicants traveling on a visitor visa are expected to stay with their relatives/friends in India.
The following documents needs to be submitted for a visitor visa:
Documents from India:
1) Sponsorship Certificate: (for format please click here) (for any one place to be visited): This certificate should also be countersigned by any of the following Indian government officials (DM/ SP/SDM/ Tehsildar/ BDO/ SHO/ Groups A officer of State and Central Government/ Principal of a Government college and Principal / headmaster of a Government School), who will certify that they personally know your Indian sponsor. Sponsorship certificate is mandatory for all visitor visa cases.
2) The Indian government official should also attach a self-attested copy of their photo identity card along with his/her contact number (landline preferable) along with the sponsorship certificate.
3) Any two of these documents of the Indian invitee: passport (preferred), copy of electricity bill, telephone bill, ration card, election card, clearly mentioning the address and contact numbers.
Documents from Pakistan:
1) Copy of NADRA Card along with its English translation
2) Copy of any one utility bill, such as electricity bill/ gas bill/ landline telephone bill (as address proof)Current passport and all previous passports
Further Requirements
- Details of last Indian visa (visa number, date of issue and category)
- NADRA Card
- Names of places you intend to visit in India and the State to which it belongs e.g. if a person is visiting Mumbai, in the place column, please enter ‘Mumbai’ and in the State column, enter ‘Maharashtra’
- Name, address and telephone number of your host(s)/business associate(s)/contact person(s) in India.
- Address of place(s) of stay in India.
- Print-out: Two copies of the form are required to be submitted. You may either take 2 print-outs of the form or take one print-out and make a photocopy. Please however, make sure that you sign in original on both the copies. Unsigned forms will not be accepted.
- Photograph : Affix one recent identical passport size colour photographs (35mm x 45mm) each on both the copies of the application. The photograph should be with the straight frontal face of the applicant and with a light background.

India Visa Key Information

Visa TypeStandard Visa
Validity of Passport6 Months
Quantity of Photos2
Size of PhotosPassport Size
Processing Time21-30 Days
India Visa Fees in PakistanRs. 11000

India Visa Documents Requirement from Pakistan

1 - Application Form - Click Here 2 - Original Passport3 - Invitation letter from Sponsor / Host4 - Passport Copy of Sponsor5 - Visa or local ID of sponsor6 - Nadra Issued Card7 - B form for kids8 - Nadra Marriage Certificate

Additional information

You have to fill the online visa application form The High Commission does NOT accept hand filled visa application forms.
Please apply for a visa depending on your purpose of visit to India. Please be advised, a Tourist Visa is NOT issued to Pakistani passport holders. The different types of visas that you can apply for are:
- Visitor Visa (including artistes, sportsperson, cultural troupes)
- Business Visa
- Conference Visa
- Pilgrim Visa
- Medical / Medical Attendant Visa
- Journalist Visa
- Student Visa
- Transit Visa
- Official Visa
- Assignment Visa
- Group Tourist Visa

India Visa Application Centers in Pakistan

Gerry’s Visa Drop Box Offices
Applicants or their representative from Peshawar, Islamabad, Sialkot, Gujranwala, Lahore, Faisalabad & Multan can submit their Indian visa applications at nearest Gerry's Visa Drop Box for processing at the Indian Embassy, Islamabad.
Karachi:
43/1 D Razi Road Block 6 PECHS Karachi
Hyderabad:
Shop No 3and 12 Indus Ranches Ground Floor Near RT Restaurant Auto Bhan Road Shah Latifabad Hyderabad
Quetta:
Shop No S-9 Swiss Plaza M.A Jinnah Road Quetta
Multan:
Business City Plaza, Bosan Road
Faisalabad:
679 batala colony, Ghouri Arcade, Main Satiana Road
Lahore:
20/20A Opposite Ganga Ram Hospital, Queens Road
Gujranwala:
384-A, Beneath Pizza Hutt, Latif Mall, Main Market Model Town
Sialkot:
786, Kashmir Rd, Pacca Garha, Sialkot
Islamabad:
Gerry’s Building, adjacent to Punjab Cash and Carry,Park road Chattha Bakhtawar, Chak Shahzad,Islamabad
Peshawar:
Deans Trade Center, Saddar Cantt.

India Visa from Pakistan Tracking

Click on this link. And visit the Visa Status page to track your visa status.

India Visa Rejection Appeal from Pakistan

There is no appeal process for Indian visas from Pakistan.

Disclaimer

Although the information on this website has been prepared with utmost care, we can not accept any responsibility for inaccuracies contained herein.

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