E-Visa for Tourists From 37 More Nations

  • Electronic tourist visas (e-TVs) will be extended to citizens of 37 more countries, taking the total number to 150.
  • TVoA (tourist visa on arrival), enabled by electronic travel authorisation, popularly known as the e-tourist visa scheme, was launched on November 27, 2014.
  • Since then, more than 7.5 lakh such visas have been issued. At present, on an average, 3,500 e-TVs are granted daily.