If you intend to travel abroad, it is important to carry valid documents proving your identity and nationality. A passport is that essential travel document issued by a country's government that certifies the identity and nationality of its holder for the purpose of international travel.
Passport is a key document for traveling abroad for tourism, travel, education, family visits, business visits, medical treatment visit, etc. A standard passports contain the holder's name, place and date of birth, photograph, signature, and other identifying information.
Types of Passports
Regular / Ordinary Passport (navy blue cover) is issued to ordinary citizens for overseas travel, such as for vacation, study or business trips (36 or 60 pages). It is a "Type P" passport, where P stands for personal. It is valid for 10 years from the date of issue.
Official Passport (grey / white cover) is issued to individuals representing the Indian government on official business. It is issued to designated Non-Gazetted Government servants or any person specifically authorized by the Government deputed abroad on government business. It is a "Type S" passport, S standing for service.
Diplomatic Passport (maroon cover) is issued to Indian diplomats, top ranking government officials, statutory authorities or any person specifically authorized by the government.
1. Fresh / New Passport
2. Re-issue Passport
3. Renewal of old Passport
4. Tatkal Passport
5. Lost/Stolen Passport
6. Damaged Passport
7. Exhaustion of pages
8. Police Clearance Certificate (PCC)
Basic documents required for passport
1. Birth certificate/school leaving certificate
2. Photo ID proof like Aadhaar Card/driving license/election card / PAN
3. Residential proofs like light/tax/telephone bills
4. Marriage certificate (if married)
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