guide to foreigners registration and passport verification

Guide to foreigners registration passport verification

Shivamogga District Police Department would like to make your visit to Shivamogga District as pleasant and safe as possible. You can help us further by following these simple tips while touring in Shivamogga. Please follow the guidelines below:-

  • Leave valuables and important papers, passports, secured in your hotel's safe deposit box.
  • Beware of unexpected persons coming to your hotel room. Never open the door to unsolicited room service or maintenance people. Contact the front desk if you have any doubts.
  • If you schedule a meeting with a potential client, research the company and the individual with whom you are meeting. Meet in a public place, such as a restaurant. Make sure that luggage is only given to a member of the hotel's bell staff and a receipt is issued for stored luggage.
  • Never leave luggage or other expensive items, unattended at Bus Stand or Railway Stations.
  • Adequate numbers of police officers are deputed in proper uniform outside the Arrival Hall and parking area. You can contact nearest police officer to intimate about undesirable elements and touts in your observation. However, police is taking utmost care, vigilance and surveillance over these elements; still it is felt that we can eliminate these elements effectively with passenger's active participation in the drive.
  • In addition to above, police officers in plain clothes are also deputed to keep watch on suspicious movements. Therefore, you should never entertain the touts and unscrupulous persons to avoid harassment.
  • Preplan your destination in Shivamogga regarding your stay and tourism in Shivamogga. Never take advice of local guides regarding your stay/tourism in Shivamogga. Please strict to believe the information of Police Officers, "May I help you" counter, or any other Govt. recognized information Centers like Karnataka Tourism.

  • After applying the application is verified by local jurisdictional police station of the applicant. After getting clearance PVC is issued. To collect PVC applicant has to come in person to collect it along with original passport.

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