Consulate General of IndiaChicago
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Indian Immigration Check Post(S) will continue to consider all PIO card as valid documentApril 02, 2019
This is to inform that Indian Immigration Check Post(S) will continue to consider all PIO card as valid document alongwith a valid foreign passport for entry into/exit from India till 30th September 2019.
However, all the PIO cardholders with valid PIO cards as on 09.01.2015 are requested to apply for conversion of PIO card to OCI card as per the guidelines mentioned in the Ministry’s letter no. 26011/06/2015-OCI dated 16-07-2015 and 10-03-2016.
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