Medical visa as a gift

Sushma Swaraj the External Affairs Minister on the auspicious occasion of Deepavali  announced that medical visas would be issued to all deserving pending cases.These requests were from Pakistani citizens.


A lot of Pakistanis come to India for medical treatment. As a token of goodwill, the Minister asked the Indian High Commission in Pakistan to process such applications. In a case,a child needed post- liver transplant evaluation in India.The Minister said on Twitter that the treatment of the child should not suffer for want of medicine and she requested the Indian High Commission to issue a medical visa.She said that such visas would be granted to all deserving cases.