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Passport centre to open in Meerut

Statesman News Service | Meerut |

Meerut becomes first to cater to the requirements of passport of the people of the region as a Passport Sewa Kendra would start functioning here from Friday. There is only one Passport Sewa Kendra in Ghaziabad for the entire region.

BJPMP from Meerut Hapur Lol Sabha seat Rajendra Aggarwal will inaugurate the Passport Sewa Kendra here in Cantonment on the coming Friday morning. The Passport Sewa Kendra is being started here under the scheme of Ministry of external affairs to set up new passport Sewa Kendras at more locations across the country so that people get a hassle free service for getting a passport and related requirements.

Presently people of the region had to travel long distances to reach Ghaziabad to get their passports. Ghaziabad Kendra is catering to the passport requirements of people from Noida, Meerut, Muzzaffarnagar, Saharanpur, Baghpat, Bulandshahr, Hapur, Shamli, Bijnor etc.

Now the burden would be relieved. ” I have been pushing forward this demand of a Passport Kendra for the people of region here and finally it has come to reality °, said the MP adding that now people would avail the passport facility at their doorstep.

A large population of Passport aspirants of the region would be benefitted from the Kendra being inaugurated on Friday in MEERUT. It was a mammoth task for the people of the region to get the passport or its renewal untill now as people had to first get the online appointment and than travel long distances to reach passport office in Ghaziabad, said the MP but now things would be easier for them.