Former Indian Premier League (IPL) commissioner, Lalit Modi can finally return to India. In a landmark judgment, Delhi High Court on Wednesday restored his passport. Besides, the ruling also set aside all the previous orders on the 48-year-old cricket administrator.
Mumbai Police, in association with Regional Passport Office, are devising a new simpler process whereby police verification report, a pre-requisite for passport, will be prepared and issued within ten days.
British government`s intervention has been sought to help an Indian-origin couple stranded with their new-born surrogate twins in India for the past three months due to delays at the UK passport office.
The Delhi High Court has sought the Centre`s response on a plea of a visa and passport service provider challenging a contract awarded to another firm to provide visa services in the Indian Embassy and all consulates in the US.
Irked with the Regional Passport Office`s failure to respond to a petition filed by actor and companion of gangster Abu Salem, Monica Bedi, the Bombay High Court today directed the passport authority to file its reply within two weeks.