Update: We have received a number of queries on the validity of this story as well as the RM43 price for an Indian eVisa. The RM43 (USD10) pricing applies to a 30 day single visit eVisa during the off peak months between April to June. For the remaining months the price increases to RM106(USD25) for a similar eVisa. For those who are looking at long term options, the multiple entry 1 year eVisa will cost RM169(USD40) and a 5 year eVisa will cost RM337(USD80) at todays exchange rate.
The complete list, part of which has been reproduced here can be downloaded directly from the Indian eVisa application site.
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You might want to pack your bags right now!
Great news for Malaysian travellers who intend to make a trip to India, the e-Visa price has been reduced by 87%. Last year, travellers were upset by the news that Indian e-Visa took a price hike from RM200 to RM320 for 4 months. Over-the-counter visas, valid for one year, were priced at RM462.56.
Just a few days ago, the Indian government revised its charges for e-visa with prices as low as RM43! The current revised prices for tourist e-visas are:
30 days (April to June): USD10 (RM43)
30 days (July to March): USD25 (RM106)
1 year: USD40 (RM169)
5 years: USD80 (RM337)
The e-Visa application process is a 4-step process, as follows:
For more information, head over to indianvisaonline.gov.in