Tag: Regional Passport Office

Passport seva kendra fails to serve purpose in Koraput in absence of trained staff

Koraput: Due to acute shortage of trained manpower, the sole Passport Seva Kendra (PSK) at Koraput District is unable to meet the requirements of people of tribal dominated districts of Rayagada, Malkangiri and Nabarangpur. Locals alleged that earlier two employees from Regional Passport Office at Bhubaneswar were posted at the passport office when it was […]

  • Monday, 26 July 2021
Bangladeshi nationals keep passport officials on toes, probe begins into 16 missing

Bhubaneswar: Shocking but true. Twenty four Bangladeshi Nationals have successfully obtained Indian passports by submitting fake documents which has rung alarm bells for the officials of Regional Passport Office at Bhubaneswar. Though the passports of 24 Bangladeshi citizens have been revoked and five persons arrested by the authorities in the last one and half years, […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
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Probe begins after tourists with passport from Bhubaneswar go missing in Saudi Arabia

Bhubaneswar: The Mumbai Anti-Terrorism Squad (ATS) has begun its probe to trace 27 tourists who obtained passports from Bhubaneswar and went missing in Saudi Arabia. According to sources, the Odisha CID, Crime Branch and Intelligence Wing have sought information from the regional passport office in Bhubaneswar after receiving information from the Mumbai ATS. The regional […]

  • Wednesday, 21 July 2021
Sushma inaugurates India's first 'Videsh Bhavan' in Mumbai

Mumbai: Signalling a significant new era in cooperation with states, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj inaugurated the country’s first Videsh Bhavan, assimilating all Regional Passport Offices and allied departments under a single roof, at the Bandra Kurla Complex (BKC) here on Sunday. As a first pilot project, four offices of MEA — Regional Passport Office […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
Daylight Robbery In Bhubaneswar: Engineer Looted Of Valuables Worth Rs 3 Lakh

Bhubaneswar: Throwing a challenge at the Commissionerate Police, unidentified miscreants Wednesday allegedly looted valuables worth Rs 3 lakhs by breaking the window of an Engineer’s car parked near the Regional Passport Office (RPO) in Bhubaneswar. According to reports, an Engineer (identity yet to be established) and his family members from Nimapara area in Puri district […]

  • Wednesday, 28 April 2021