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Consular Notice for Indian Nationals

The High Commission of India, Colombo wishes to inform all Indian nationals in Sri Lanka that the following mechanism has been put in place to address their grievances and contingency situations; if any:

I) Open Days:

Open days to facilitate meeting with the High Commissioner, at his office, on the first and third Tuesday of every month between 1600 and 1700 hours. Those wishing to meet the High Commissioner are requested to inform the contact persons (mentioned below) at least a day prior, alongwith a brief description of the matter to be discussed.

II) Contact Points:

The following Consular officers can be contacted at all times :

i) Shri A. Sunil Achaya

+94 11 2320054 (on working days)    

ii) Shri V.K.Viswanathan

Second Secretary(Consular)

+94 11 2327243 (on working days)

iii) High Commission of India (Reception) - On all days

+94 11 2327587 

+94 11 2421605 

+94 11 2422788 

+94 11 2422789 

PS: The Duty officer at the reception has been instructed to note details of Indian nationals calling and communicate to the officers mentioned above.

III) Registration :

All Indian nationals are requested to register online on the HCI, Colombo website - On the home page, please bring the mouse pointer over “Register” and in the drop down box with three options, click on the second option “Form for Indian nationals registration” and complete the details. Indian nationals are also welcome to visit the High Commission for personal interaction and registration with Counsellor(Consular) or Second Secretary(Consular).