India Embassy and Consulates in Afghanistan
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of India may close on the following Afghan and Indian holidays in 2021/2022:
|Sikkim State Day||Sunday, May 16||4 days, 20 hours|
|Shab-I-Qadr||Friday, May 21||1 week, 2 days|
|Jumat-ul-Wida||Saturday, May 22||1 week, 3 days|
|Eid al-Fitr||Monday, May 24||1 week, 5 days|
|Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam||Tuesday, May 25||1 week, 6 days|
|Eid al-Fitr Holiday||Wednesday, May 26||2 weeks|
1. How many Indian Embassies/Consulates are there in Afghanistan?
India currently maintains 5 diplomatic representative offices in Afghanistan including Kabul, Herat, Jalalabad, Kandhar and Mazar-i-Sharif.
2 - Do Afghan citizens need a visa for India?
Afghan citizens are required to obtain a valid visa in order to be allowed entry into India. Kindly contact the nearest embassies or consulates of India in Afghanistan for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Indian embassies in Afghanistan?
The Indian representative offices in Afghanistan will be closed in observance of the following Afghan and Indian holidays in 2021/2021:
- Sikkim State Day (IN) Sun, May 16, 2021 (4 days, 22 hours)
Time in India vs Afghanistan
New Delhi, India time is 1:00 hours ahead of Kabul, Afghanistan