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Union Budget 2015: Govt to give visa on arrival for 150 countries
"Last year VoA was issued to 43 countries. As tourism in the country has increased, I propose to increase the countries covered under this to 150," the Finance Minister said.
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

Finance Minister Arun Jaitley

The government will provide visa on arrival (VoA) to people from 150 countries, a sharp rise from the 43 countries now, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley announced on Saturday in his maiden full-year Budget speech for 2015-16.

"Last year VoA was issued to 43 countries. As tourism in the country has increased, I propose to increase the countries covered under this to 150," the Finance Minister said while presenting the Union Budget in the Lok Sabha.

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