India Embassy and Consulates in South Africa
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of India may close on the following South African and Indian holidays in 2021/2022:
|Sikkim State Day||Sunday, May 16||3 days, 14 hours|
|Shab-I-Qadr||Friday, May 21||1 week, 1 day|
|Jumat-ul-Wida||Saturday, May 22||1 week, 2 days|
|Id-ul-Fitr||Monday, May 24||1 week, 4 days|
|Birthday of Kazi Nazrul Islam||Tuesday, May 25||1 week, 5 days|
|Following Day Of Ramzan||Wednesday, May 26||1 week, 6 days|
|Sant Guru Kabir Jayanti||Saturday, June 05||3 weeks, 2 days|
|Janmotsav of Sri Sri Madhav Dev||Sunday, June 06||3 weeks, 3 days|
1. How many Indian Embassies/Consulates are there in South Africa?
India currently maintains 1 diplomatic representative office in South Africa including and Pretoria.
2 - Do South African citizens need a visa for India?
South African 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 South Africa for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Indian embassies in South Africa?
The Indian representative offices in South Africa will be closed in observance of the following South African and Indian holidays in 2021/2021:
- Sikkim State Day (IN) Sun, May 16, 2021 (3 days, 19 hours)
Time in India vs South Africa
New Delhi, India time is 3:30 hours ahead of Pretoria, South Africa