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Embassy of India
Riyadh

KIND ATTENTION


It has been brought to the notice of the Embassy that some people are cheating innocent Indian nationals by sending messages and collecting money for  arranging their travel from Saudi Arabia to India through the twitter handle “@embassy_support” and email ID “ind_embassy.mea.gov@protonmail.com”. All Indian nationals residing in Saudi Arabia are hereby informed that Embassy of India, Riyadh has no relations whatsoever with the twitter handle “@embassy_support and email ID “ind_embassy.mea.gov@protonmail.com”. All the official email IDs, Twitter handle, Facebook ID, telephone numbers etc of the Embassy of India are mentioned on our website https://www.eoiriyadh.gov.in/. All are advised to cross verify with the Embassy website thoroughly to avoid falling into the trap laid by unscrupulous elements. Kindly note that all the Indian Missions email IDs always end with domain @mea.gov.in


Conversion of PIO Cards into OCI Cards - Last Date Extended till 31 December 2017
The Government of India has extended the last date for submission of application for registration as OCI cardholder in lieu of the existing PIO cards till 30 June 2017. This service is provided free of charge, if availed on or before the last date. Eligible applicants may like to avail of the service before the prescribed deadline i.e. 31 December, 2017.