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Under e-Tourist Visa, the following activities are permitted:
Recreation, sightseeing, casual visit to meet friends or relatives, and attending a short term yoga programme".
The e-Visa requirement have also been liberalized and simplified recently. The window for application under e-Visa has been increased from 30 days to 120 days. The duration of stay in India under e-Visa has also been increased from 30 days to 60 days.
This information was given by Dr. Mahesh Sharma, Minister of State for Culture and Tourism (Independent Charge) in a written reply in Lok Sabha today.
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