On 9th April, a special passport Mela was conducted at the Saligramam Passport Service Centre. 1355 passports were issued. The Regional Passport Office will now conduct a special passport Mela at Passport Seva Kendra in Saligramam, Aminjikarai and Tambaram on May 21. All applicants have to register on www.passportindia.gov.in, get the application registration number, pay the fees online and take appointment. The online registration begins on 17th May from 2.30 pm onwards.
Applicants for Tatkal will not be accepted on that day. It is expected that 2000 applicants will benefit in this special Mela.