The Embassy of India organized an open house on 28 October 2022, which was chaired by Ambassador. The Embassy’s consular team and a panel of lawyers were also present. About 50 Indian nationals participated regarding their redressal of grievances. Ambassador praised the Indian community organizations including ICRF, ATM, World NRI Council, and volunteers for
working with the Embassy in the successful resolution of a number of consular and labor matters.
Ambassador began the Open House by wishing the community members Diwali greetings and also briefed them on the various socio-cultural and welfare activities that took place in the month.
Ambassador urged the community members to follow the new guidelines for the work permits released by LMRA replacing the existing Flexi visa scheme.
Ambassador also briefed about various features of the scheme which is introduced by the LMRA as a labor market reform to protect the rights of both employees and employers. He also informed the community members about the tough warning issued by the local authorities against the consequences of working illegally or working on a visit visa. Ambassador thanked local government authorities including LMRA and Salmaniya hospital as well as community organizations for all their support and
assistance which led to the successful resolution of various cases including those of Mr. Naga Raju Marampudi and Ms. Selvanayaki. All of them have traveled back to India.
Indian Embassy Open House
It was a productive session, that led to the resolution of a number of cases. Ambassador thanked Indian community organizations, particularly ICRF, Bharathi Association, World NRI Council, BKS, TKS, and KMCC for their active participation. The Embassy reiterates all Indian community members can reach out to us in case of any problem on 24X7 basis at 39418071 and email@example.com.