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OCI Reissuance Clarification


Press Release:Overseas Citizen of India (OCI) Card - re-issue extension (26 March 2021)


Please Note: 
(1) Many Applications are rejected due to poor quality of Photo and Signature upload. Please ensure only JPG format is uploaded and not renamed files. International Standards Organization ISO and ICAO - Photograph Specification Guidelines
(2) All Applications for OCI must be sent to the VFS Global Centre at 228 Grant Ave, Floor 5, San Francisco, CA - 94108. VFS Helpline Number for OCI services: +1 800 320 9693

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