Barring tourists, government eases visa curbs for OCIs, PIOs, foreigners


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Eight months after strict instructions were imposed on inbound and outbound travel, the Indian government on Thursday eased visa curbs for Overseas Citizens of India (OCI), Persons of Indian Origin (PIO), and foreign nationals, saying they can visit the country for any purpose, except tourism. All existing visas, except electronic, tourist, and medical visas, will be restored immediately, a press note read.