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Registration for database of Indian citizens who wish to travel to India during Covid-19 situation

Posted on: May 07, 2020 | Back | Print


Date: 7th May 2020


1. It has been decided by the Government of India to facilitate return of Indian nationals stranded outside the country to India in a phased manner.

2. The cost of this travel will have to borne by respective travelers and priority will be given to compelling cases in distress including migrant workers/labourers who have been laid off, short term visa holders whose visa has expired, persons with medical emergency/pregnant women/elderly, students whose educational institutes/hostels are closed and those required to return to India due to death of a family member.

3. All Indian citizens desirous of returning to India under the above arrangement shall give an undertaking that they would undergo mandatory institutional quarantine for 14 days on arrival in India at their own cost and they would be making the journey at their own risk.

4. It is therefore requested that Indian citizens currently in Egypt and keen to return to India due to compelling reasons mentioned above, may submit required details in the following link. Those Indian nationals who have individually contacted the Mission/Posts earlier for assistance are also requested to submit their details using the above link.

Form Link:


5. It may be noted that the purpose of the exercise is only to collect details for planning purposes and no decision has been taken yet regarding the operation of any flights from Egypt to India. As and when a decision is taken by the Government of India in this regard, the Embassy will make an announcement on the website and on its social media handles.

6. It is requested to submit the details at the earliest and latest by 10th May 2020 (Sunday). Should someone need any assistance in filling this form, may contact Embassy of India, Cairo on following numbers:

Helpline No.

Officer’s Name/Designation


+20 1276685503

Shri Nahas Ali, SS(Commerce)


+20 1211299905

Shri Anurag Chaturvedi, ACO


+20 1283487779

Shri N. D. S. Narasimhan, Attache