HAJ PILGRIMAGE: Decision to accept passport applications under walk-in mode till March 15

Chandigarh, February 23, 2015: With a view to issue passports expeditiously for applicants wanting to go for Haj Pilgrimage, it has been decided to accept their passport applications under walk-in mode till 15/03/2015 at all the Passport Seva Kendras situated at Ambala, Ludhiana and Chandigarh between 09:00 AM to 12:30 PM on all working days.  They can give a simple application regarding their prospective Haj visit for availing this facility. However they should come after filling the form online and with required basic documents.
All the Assistant Passport Officers in the Passport Seva Kendras will act as a nodal officer to ensure that the Haj applicants do not face any trouble in submission of passport applications.
Elaboration more on this Rakesh Agrawal, Regional Passport Officer, Chandigarh said that all the prospective Haj applicants who have applied for passport at PSKs for applying/performing Haj-2015 can also come to the Regional Passport office, Sector 34 A, Chandigarh on any working day for collection of their passports to avoid postal delays. In  case of any problem they can contact the Regional Passport Office, Sector 34 A, Chanigarh where a special Haj Counter has been set up.
Monday, February 23, 2015