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Posted on: May 29, 2017 | Back | Print

A dead line of the 24th November, 2015 for globally phasing out of all non-Machine Readable Passports (MRP) was set up by the International Civil Aviation Organisation. Thereafter, foreign Government may deny visa or entry to any person travelling on a non-Machine Readable Passport.

Therefore, all Indian expatriate community living in the Sultanate of Oman is here by advised again to apply for re-issue of their handwritten passports with machine-readable passports immediately in order to avoid any inconvenience in obtaining valid visa or international travel or immigration problem.