If you are planning to travel India from abroad and wondering about the time required to process your visa then I must tell you it’s a Time Taking Process. Time varies according to the requirements of the higher authorities in India. Each individual foreign entry, stay, permit and way-out is governed by the Ministry of Home Affairs (MHA), Government of India. They follow all the regulations to allow any foreigner to come to India. These regulations come under:a. Passport (Entry into India) Act 1920, b. Passport (Entry into India) Rules, 1950, c. Foreigners Act 1946d. Registration of Foreigners Rules, 1992.Note: There are no exact timings for visa process in India.Types Of Visas:1. There are various types of Indian visas issued to foreigners according to the purpose of their visit. Some of the visa types are Tourist Visa, Official Visa, UN Official Visa, Transit Visa, Entry Visa, Employment etc. You can get the details of document required by the Ministry on the website to make your process quicker. Here is the link for your help: http://mha.nic.inSome Approximate Time Schedule For Visa Services to India:There are some approximate timings for some cases. But again they are subject to be changed by the authorities. 1. Visa for U.S. citizens: If you are traveling from the U.S. to India then you can apply for e-Visa by going to the website. After the submission of your complete application, they will provide you a tentative date of issuance of visa. Maybe three weeks.2. Visa for Non-US Indian Origin: If you looking for short term stay in India, then it will take approximately one-two weeks. Documents play an important role during your whole visa process. If you have everything collected with you when you can speed up your process.3. Visa for Pakistani citizens or Persons of Pakistan Origin: Pakistani nationals willing to get visa have to wait long. The process will take minimum time limit of 6 weeks to complete all formalities. As everything is governed by the MHA, you have to stay calm during your process.4. Visa for Nepal and Bhutan Citizens: There is no requirement of the visa for people of Nepal and Bhutan who are gearing up for India in the holiday season. Enjoy your stay.5. Visa For Sri Lanka citizens: If you are from Sri Lanka and looking for the visa then it is quite a long process for you all. The MHA will take the final decision after looking your application. Don’t worry, if won’t receive any update and have trust that your file is under process.Some Important Facts:1. If you apply as an individual person with reference then your visa process will take 3-5 business days.2. If you belong to the Czech Republic then your visa process will take 21 business days.3. Stay away from any of scam website to apply for the visa. Pay attention before sharing your personal details.4. Keep your documents ready while applying for the visa to accelerate to your application in the office.5. There is no option of “Visa On Arrival” in India, therefore don’t trust any website offering you this service as it is a complete scam.