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Q: Hi, Can an agricultural land be registered in the name of an OCI (daughter)when it is purchased by an indian citizen(father) to save registering the same land or later inheritting it? Thanks

A: An NRI is eligible to inherit property from a resident of India, and also a non-resident Indian. However, you must make sure that the person you inherit property from has obtained the real estate...

Q: hi.. i am foreign nationality Indian origin holding OCI Card my question is that: can i apply OCI Card for my foreign spouse (non Indian origin) and kids too? please help with this issue because i heard some peoples says it is not possible for my wife.

A: Hi, Spouse of foreign origin of a citizen of India or spouse of foreign origin of an Overseas Citizen of India cardholder registered under section 7A and whose marriage has been registered and...

Q: Hello, I have a very important question. I am an Indian citizen married to a woman of other nationality. She got an OCI card on my way because I'm Indian. The question is whether the mother of my wife and my wife's father extracted OCI from her way because now she owns OCI. THANK YOU..

A: No, they cannot apply for an OCI card.

Q: I have applied for OCI for my wife on 27/11/17 and the appiication was forwarded to CGI Edinburgh on 28/11/17 by VFS Glasgow office. I have not received any message so far and unable to check Status as well.Please guide. Hardial Singh Bhari 12/02/18

A: Collection Procedure for OCI Cards and Documents: OCI Cards will be delivered by Post/Courier only once approved and ready. Applicants are required to provide two Self - addressed Special Delivery...

Q: How to apply for OCI when visiting in India?

A: When you apply for OCI from within India, it is important that the applicant be in the country legally. That is you must have a valid visa to be in the country while your application is processed....

Q: Number of entries allowed into India with an OCI card?

A: There should be no limit to the number of entries allowed into India for OCI holders. If you look at your OCI 'U' visa sticker pasted on your passport you will find that the number of entries...