How to apply for a passport in Kolkata
Those who have applied for passports and have done the required tasks all by themselves will definitely never forget the ordeal of never ending ques and watsage of valuable time in the process. The old passport office at Brabourne road in Kolkata is well known for the hassle that the applicants have to bear with. But now it seems that these difficulties are over now. Come December 5 and passport applicants will experience a never before experience of easy, hassle free and very short passport application process in Kolkata itself.
New passport office in Kolkata address
The new passport office is the Passport Seva kendra at EM Bypass-Rasbehari Avenue connector. The new passport seva Kendra in Kolkata will be opened at december 5, 2011. The significant difference of the new passport seva kendra with the old Passport office is that the new passport office will have a completely swanky and corporate look and will have 66 counters in all to attend the needs of the applicants. Thereby it will reduce the time of waiting much less for the applicants. The complete 12,000 sq feet office will make it open for the passport applicants to reach all the areas in the office in contrast to the Brabourne road office which allows only 500sq feet areas for the applicants.
The whole process of passport application will happen in the office area itself, and therefore the time required will be be much less.The process of passport application will be complete in three stages.
The whole process is supposed to take maximum 45 minutes only. And the candidate will know that the processing is over from his side.
As of now, the wait for police verification and the printing of the passport will complete in a later stage. But that too will take lesser time than now because verification of documents will happen online.
This new passport office will be a very welcome change in the history of civic facilities in Kolkata. With new passport branch offices at Behrampure, Siliguri, Kharagpur and Kolkata in talks there will be more comfort in stock for the citizens of West Bengal.
No details of postal address or phone nos of new passport office at kolkata is given. for any query it is absolutely required. hence both address and phone nos be updated at the earliest