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Operationalization of the 50th Post Office Passport Seva Kendra

May 19, 2017

  • The Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) and the Department of Posts (DOP) have decided to utilize the Head Post Offices (HPO) in the country as Post Office Passport Seva Kendra (POPSK) for delivery of passport related services to the citizens of the country. The objective of this partnership is to extend passport related services on a larger scale and to ensure wider area coverage.
  • The 50th POPSK in the country was operationalized on 13 May, 2017 with the inauguration of a POPSK at Bettiah in Bihar. The following is the list of POPSK that have been operationalized in the country since the inauguration of the pilot project on 25 January, 2017 at Dahod and Mysuru:

    S.No.

    Location

    State/UT

    Passport Office

    1

    Asansol

    West Bengal

    Kolkata

    2

    Aurangabad

    Maharashtra

    Mumbai

    3

    Bettiah

    Bihar

    Patna

    4

    Bhagalpur

    Bihar

    Patna

    5

    Bhuj

    Gujarat

    Ahmedabad

    6

    Bikaner

    Rajasthan

    Jaipur

    7

    Dahod

    Gujarat

    Ahmedabad

    8

    Daman

    Daman

    Mumbai

    9

    Deoghar

    Jharkhand

    Ranchi

    10

    Faridabad

    Haryana

    Delhi

    11

    Ghazipur

    Uttar Pradesh

    Lucknow

    12

    Gwalior

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal

    13

    Hamirpur

    Himachal Pradesh

    Shimla

    14

    Hisar

    Haryana

    Chandigarh

    15

    Jabalpur

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal

    16

    Jaisalmer

    Rajasthan

    Jaipur

    17

    Jamshedpur

    Jharkhand

    Ranchi

    18

    Jhalawar

    Rajasthan

    Jaipur

    19

    Jhansi

    Uttar Pradesh

    Lucknow

    20

    Jhunjhunu

    Rajasthan

    Jaipur

    21

    Kadappa

    Andhra Pradesh

    Vishakhapatnam

    22

    Karnal

    Haryana

    Chandigarh

    23

    Kasargod

    Kerala

    Kozhikode

    24

    Kavaratti

    Lakshadweep

    Cochin

    25

    Kolhapur

    Maharastra

    Pune

    26

    Koraput

    Odisha

    Bhubaneswar

    27

    Kota

    Rajasthan

    Jaipur

    28

    Kurnool

    Andhra Pradesh

    Vishakhapatnam

    29

    Mehbubnagar

    Telangana

    Hyderabad

    30

    Muzaffarpur

    Bihar

    Patna

    31

    Mysuru

    Karnataka

    Bangalore

    32

    Palampur

    Himachal Pradesh

    Shimla

    33

    Palanpur

    Gujarat

    Ahmedabad

    34

    Pathanamthitta

    Kerala

    Trivandrum

    35

    Pilibhit

    Uttar Pradesh

    Bareilly

    36

    Pimpri Chinchwad

    Maharastra

    Pune

    37

    Purnea

    Bihar

    Patna

    38

    Raiganj

    West Bengal

    Kolkata

    39

    Rourkela

    Odisha

    Bhubaneswar

    40

    Salem

    Tamil Nadu

    Coimbatore

    41

    Sambalpur

    Odisha

    Bhubaneswar

    42

    Satna

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal

    43

    Silchar

    Assam

    Guwahati

    44

    Silvasa

    Dadar & Nagar Haveli

    Mumbai

    45

    Siwan

    Bihar

    Patna

    46

    Surguja

    Chattisgarh

    Raipur

    47

    Udhampur

    Jammu & Kashmir

    Jammu

    48

    Vellore

    Tamil Nadu

    Chennai

    49

    Vidisha

    Madhya Pradesh

    Bhopal

    50

    Warangal

    Telangana

    Hyderabad

  • MEA and DOP are working closely for the operationalization of passport related services at the remaining 37 POPSK in the first phase.

New Delhi
May 18,2017


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