This is to bring to your notice that due to unrest situation in Maharashtra (Maharashtra being closed), delays may also occur in submission and the collection of visa applications.
The Royal Thai Consulate General of Mumbai will not issue visas from 05th Oct to 09th Oct 2017 due to technical error with the visa sticker printing machine.
It might take more time as well for the problem to get resolved, delaying the visa process.
Travelers with close travel dates are suggested to take On Arrival Visa.
The Consulate General of China in Mumbai will remain closed on 26th of Sept and 01st Oct - 08th Oct 2017 on the occasion of Chinese National Day and Mid Autumn Day.
Consulate may face rush of applications for the next 2-3 weeks and might introduce token system for submission. For urgent travelers the applicants will have to go personally for submission and collection.
Travelers are requested to plan the travel accordingly.
Heavy rains in Mumbai may cause a delay in visa application submission. Courier and delivery services are majorly affected due to rains. There are chances of the public holiday being declared for 30th Aug 2017.