To ease the process of applying and getting a passport, the government of India will soon start utilising Post Office for applying for the passport.
Today, Congress leader Shashi Tharoor, led a 15-member delegation of the Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs to Amritsar, claimed that it will be a reality very soon.
Passports can be applied from the post offices shortly.
The PAC members visited the Amritsar Passport office and interacted with the passport seekers besides holding discussions with the officials at the passport office.
Shashi Tharoor told to media that there is a need to upgrade the post offices with latest infrastructure. He also claimed that around 86% of the post offices have already started working in this regard.