The benefit was offered from October 3 where female Bangladeshi applicants were offered to avail their Indian visa without any e-Token. They would only have to visit Indian Visa Application Centre at House No 12, Road No 137, Gulshan 1.
Female applicants willing to visit India were also offered to submit tourist visa applications on behalf of their immediate family members who will accompany them to India.
Interested women applicants and their family members seeking visas will need to have confirmed air tickets with them when they apply (to be shown at the time of entry).
The date of journey should be in the month of October but after 7 days of submission of the visa application form at the Indian Visa Application Centre.
The Indian High Commission offered this special facility as a goodwill gesture extended to women and their family members. This was done to facilitate ease of securing Indian visas during the holiday season and to strengthen in contacts between India and Bangladesh.