No final decision on UK visa bond for Indians

The UK has communicated to India that there was no final decision on imposing a hefty 3000 pound visa bond for Indians, said PTI report.

Spokesperson in the Ministry of External Affairs said India was told that no final decision had been taken at that stage.

The matter was taken up with the UK delegation during the India-UK Foreign Office Consultation (FOCs) last month after reports of such a pilot scheme being considered by Britain appeared in media, reported PTI.

Though India was never officially informed about any such move, the matter was still taken up based on reports and concerns that were articulated by Indian delegation during the FOCs, he said today.

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Story first published: Wednesday, August 14, 2013, 9:10 [IST]
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