(MENAFN - Muscat Daily) Muscat- The Embassy of India in Muscat has cautioned public against the proliferation of fake websites offering e-visas.
In a public awareness message, the Indian Embassy advised visa applicants to beware of fake websites.
'All applicants who desire to apply for Indian visa online are advised to use the e-Visa facility which is available on the Government of India website https:// indianvisaonline.gov.in ' the embassy stated.
'It has been brought to our notice that many third party websites have cropped up offering Indian e-visa to foreign nationals,' it further said.
'It is therefore requested that applicants may use only the authorised Government of India portal to apply for Indian visa.'
The Indian visa applications will continue to be accepted at BLS centres in Oman, the embassy added.
Details of BLS can be found at www.blsindia-oman.com