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Govt to launch E-Passport in next 6 months 

 

  • Secretary External Affairs, Dr. Ausaf Sayeed said an e-chip and a few more features will be added to the passport book which will provide security upgradation of the Indian passport and enable machine reading. 
  • Stating that the interests of diaspora are important, the secretary said several steps are being taken to facilitate Indian citizens who are migrating to work in other countries and providing legal support.