Passport office, seva kendras to restrict functioning
Functioning of Kozhikode Passport Office and the Passport Seva Kendras under it would be partial and restricted from April 9 to 11 as majority of the officials have been detailed for election duty.
According to a Ministry of External Affairs release here today, the working of passport seva kendras at Payyannur, Kannur and Vatakara will remain suspended during the period and emergency passport services made available on appointment basis only through passport seva kendra at West Hill, Kozhikode.
Therefore, passport applicants, under the jurisdiction of this office, who are in need of emergency passport services may take on-line appointment at the passport seva kendra at West Hill, Kozhikode, it said.
Normal applicants were requested to cooperate and avoid approaching the office of the Passport Seva Kendras at Payyannur, Kannur and Vatakara during the period, it added.
(Posted on 01-04-2014)