India Embassy and Consulates in Sri Lanka
Holidays to be Observed in 2021
The Embassies and Consulates of India may close on the following Sri Lankan 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|
|Poson Full Moon Poya||Saturday, June 05||3 weeks, 2 days|
1. How many Indian Embassies/Consulates are there in Sri Lanka?
India currently maintains 3 diplomatic representative offices in Sri Lanka including Colombo, Hambantota and Jaffna.
2 - Do Sri Lankan citizens need a visa for India?
Sri Lankan 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 Sri Lanka for further instructions.
3- What is the Holiday Calendar of Indian embassies in Sri Lanka?
The Indian representative offices in Sri Lanka will be closed in observance of the following Sri Lankan and Indian holidays in 2021/2021:
- Sikkim State Day (IN) Sun, May 16, 2021 (3 days, 15 hours)
Time in India vs Sri Lanka
New Delhi, India time is is same date and time Colombo, Sri Lanka