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Mr. Dinesh Bhatia, Consulate General of India, Toronto, had been asking all the all members of Indo-Canadian community who still held Persons of Indian Origin (PIO) cards to get these converted to Overseas Citizenship of India (OCI) at the earliest, adding that he had set June 30, 2017 as deadline for conversion of POI to OCI, so as to avoid any problems during their travel to India, a recent press release said.
Bhatia further clarified that conversion of PIO to OCI cards does not require any extra scrutiny or additional documents and only the photocopies of the Canadian passport and existing PIO card are needed.
For further details, Mr. Bhatia said, one should visit the Consulate website www.cgitoronto.ca.
(Reporting by Asha Bajaj)