PM Narendra Modi at Madison rectangular garden in new york. (Agence France-Presse)
NEW DELHI: in step with prime Minister Narendra Modi’s latest declaration, the house Ministry has issued a notification that a “man or woman of Indian starting place (PIO) card” will be valid for an entire life.
The education turned into issued the day prior to this.
A assertion from the ministry said that all PIO cards issued earlier than September 30, 2014 “areautomatically deemed to have life time validity.”
On Sunday, PM Modi, while addressing 18,000 Indian americans and NRIs at new york‘s Madisonrectangular lawn venue, declared that those with PIO playing cards could have lifetime visas and mightno longer need to file periodically to a police station whilst in India. The statement was met with cheers and applause.