Passport authorities on Friday announced to reduce fees for various categories of passport by five percent.
The fee reduction notification has been issued and would come into effect immediately. The fee reduction would also apply to passport offices across the country and abroad.
According to details, the urgent fee for the five-year 100-page passport would be Rs12,000 whereas the normal fee would be Rs6,000. Furthermore, the urgent fee for a 72-page passport was set at Rs9,000 while the normal fee was set to at Rs5,500.
The urgent fee for a 36-page passport would be Rs5,000 and the normal fee would be Rs3,000.