Passport is necessary for everyone these days, it may be either for studying or on job purpose or anything else. So once applicants have applied for passport, it takes time to receive. It involves lot of process to receive the passport, once it is applied. In the meantime, to know the status, passport tracking is useful.
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All the applicants of passport will be able to get real-time status updates by tracking. To track the status of the passport, applicants need to rely upon tracking websites. Each and every country has their own website that allows to track and know the status of passport. Online tracking is the easiest way to get the status of the passport.
|Category||Format||No. of digits|
|Speed Post (EMS) Domestic||EE233456789IN||13|
|International EMS Artilces to be delivered in India||EE223256789XX||13|
|Electronic Money Order (eMO)||000000000000000000||18|
|Express Parcel Post||XX000000000XX||13|
Indian passport service has made it easier for the applicants to know the status of their passport. The applicants will be able to receive regular updates along with the status of the passport. Applicants will be benefitted through this SMS service, that allows them to receive regular alerts on their mobile phone. This SMS service for passport applicants, has been launched from November 2013.
In order to receive SMS alerts applicants are required to enrol for the SMS service. Applicants need to enrol for Passport Seva SMS Service when applying for passport. It is essential to pay Rs.30/- as additional fee and does not include in the passport application fee. This SMS enrolment service is optional and is not compulsory.
Incase if the applicants did not enrol for SMS service at the time of applying, but still can receive status through SMS. In this case candidates are required to send an SMS to the number whenever they wish to know the status. Candidates need to send SMS to the number 9704100100, to track the status of the passport. The format to send the sms is as below:STATUS GZ2108440266001
Applicants can also enrol to the Sms service in online. It is essential for the candidates to visit the official website and click the tab of enrol for sms services. This option is present under services tab, which can be done only after logging into the site.
The above mentioned two ways help the applicants in passport tracking to know the status of the passport. Tracking passport status in online is one of the easiest way. In order to know status through SMS it is essential to enrol for the service. Applicants can choose any one of the way to get the status of the passport which is convenient for them.
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