VoA up 18% in October
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India registered 18.1% increase in Visa on Arrival (VoA) scheme for October 2012 as compared to the previous year.
The country issued a total of 1,457 VoAs last month as compared to 1,234 VoAs during October 2011. From January to October 2012, 12, 273 VoAs were issued as compared to 9,739 VoAs during the corresponding period of 2011, registering a growth of 26%.
The highest number of VoAs were issued at Delhi airport (7,264) followed by Mumbai (2,553), Chennai (1,726) and Kolkata (730).