As part of further liberalization, simplification and rationalization of visa regime in India to facilitate greater movement & interaction between the people of the two countries, multiple entry, Tourist and Business visa upto a period of 5 years can be granted to the Russian nationals when biometric enrollment is started.
The Embassy of India, Moscow further wishes to inform that the Visa Service Charge for the nationals of the Russian Federation and the visa fee for the remaining nationalities have been adjusted to the prevailing exchange rates. The new rates for the Visa Service Charges for all types of visas for the Russian nationals is as follows :
1. Single Entry – Russian Rubles 2330
2. Double Entry- Russian Rubles 5243
3. Multiple Entry-Russian Rubles 6991
In addition to the above, Valid Indian visas can be transferred at the rate of Russian Rubles 2330.
The new rates shall come into effect from April 1, 2017. The Government charges @ Russian Rubles 95 and the service charges of the Outsourcing Agency will continue to remain the same till further notice.”.