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𝐈𝐧𝐝𝐢𝐚𝐧 𝐄𝐦𝐛𝐚𝐬𝐬𝐲 𝐨𝐫𝐠𝐚𝐧𝐢𝐳𝐞 𝐝𝐚𝐢𝐥𝐲 𝐪𝐮𝐢𝐳 𝐟𝐨𝐫 𝐑𝐞𝐩𝐮𝐛𝐥𝐢𝐜 𝐃𝐚𝐲, 𝟐𝟎𝟐𝟏.

As part of Republic Day celebrations, Thematic Library of the Embassy of India Kuwait is organizing a Daily Online Quiz on weekdays from January 3 – 25, 2021. The quiz will be on a wide range of topics covering the Constitution of India, Rivers of India, Festivals of India, Islands of India, and the States of India. The questions in google form format will be released before noon each day on social media handles of the Embassy and responses received on the next day before noon will be included in the competition. All Indian nationals and friends of India in Kuwait are invited to participate. Winners will be felicitated and prizes are given at an event to be held at the Embassy at a later date in 2021. Let’s get ready to celebrate the Republic Day of India virtually.

Indians without valid travel documents can now register for Emergency Certificates

Embassy of India is pleased to announce the launch of a ‘Registration Drive’ for Indian nationals in Kuwait who do not have valid travel documents such as valid passport or valid Emergency Certificates. All those without travel documents are advised to register by filling in the google form online (https://forms.gle/pMf6kBxix4DYhzxz7)o by submitting duly filled-in enclosed application form at the boxes kept at the Embassy Consular Hall and at Indian passport offices in Sharq, Jleeb Al Shuwaikh and Fahaheel. Please note that the current Passport/Emergency Certificate number will be the de-facto registration number for this drive. This registration number may be quoted for any further correspondence or updates. For any queries, please write to community.kuwait@mea.gov.in It may be noted that...

Third Open House Session at Indian Embassy to focus on Indian Engineers in Kuwait

The next Open House meeting will be held on Wednesday, September 02, 2020. Open Houses will continue to be held every Wednesday at 3:30 P.M. at the Embassy premises. Ambassador/Deputy Chief of Mission/Heads of Community Welfare, Consular and Labour Wings and other concerned officers of the Mission will be present at the Open House meetings. These open house sessions will be in addition to the daily open house meetings currently being held by the Consular officer. The Focus of this upcoming Open House will be “Indian Engineers in Kuwait”. The Open House sessions will be held in complete adherence to all the COVID-19 related health and safety guidelines, including on social distancing, set by the concerned authorities of the State of Kuwait. In view of the prevailing situation due to COVID-1...

Embassy set up committee to handle Community Welfare Fund

Indian Embassy had set up a three-member committee headed by Deputy Chief of Mission to examine all request for Indian Community Welfare Fund (ICWF). “We have opened ICWF Application boxes at the Embassy and also at the three passport offices to make the fund accessible to the Indians in distress”, Ambassador Sri Sibi George said in his second Weekly Open house meeting held at the Embassy auditorium. This week Open house was to focus on ICW Fund. The embassy will upload the ICWF assistance form on Embassy website, Ambassador said. “Our endeavour is to get a decision on each of the requests on the same day itself”, Ambassador said. Ambassador also informed that the appointment system is discontinued at the passport centres. He had also instructed that all application...