ETW STAFF – Mumbai
The Royal Thai Consulate – General in Mumbai has appointed Cox & Kings Global Services (CKGS) to provide Thai visa application services in western India. CKGS will provide Thai visa application services across five major cities in western India, namely, Mumbai and Pune (Maharashtra), Ahmedabad (Gujarat), Panaji (Goa) and Indore (Madhya Pradesh). The roll-out of the visa application centres in Pune, Ahmedabad, Panaji and Indore is expected to be complete by June.
His excellency Tomwit Jarnson, consul general of Thailand in Mumbai said, “The number of Indian tourists arriving in Thailand leaped to almost 910,000 in 2011 and is expected to reach more than one million mark by the end of 2012. I am confident that this service will make acquiring a Thai visa easier through the assistance offered by CKGS.”
CKGS will provide services such as disseminating visa related information provided and approved by the Royal Thai Consulate-General in Mumbai as well as pre-scrutiny of documents and acceptance of visa applications and passports from the general public and travel agents.
According to Sanjay Bhaduri, CEO, CKGS, “As a specialist outsourcing company, we consistently strive to provide assistance and convenience to travellers and the Thailand Visa Application and Processing Centres will definitely provide greater convenience to the general public.”