Guess Which Country Had Highest Number of Tourist Visas Issued in August
Here are some interesting facts to know about the issuance of visas to foreign nationals in August 2013.
Total visas issued to foreign nationals fell to 21 % to 1,87,615 in August from July. Of that, 75% issued were tourist visas and business (19%) viass.
Bangladesh had the largest chunk of tourist visas issued followed by Sri Lanka & UAE.
In the 'pilgrimage' category, 69 visas were issued and all them were to Pakistan.
Only 1.4% students visas were issued. Nigeria (11%), Bangladesh (9%) and USA (7%) constituted 27% of students visas issued.