India 's Capital City , New Delhi is the most widely used entry point
into the country and is on routes of most major airlines. It is well linked
with rail, air and road to all parts of the country. Air India is India 's
National Flag Carrier and has a worldwide route network connecting over 50
cities abroad. Indian Airlines, which is the National Airline and five other
private air taxi operators serve all the metros, mini-metros and many towns
To be obtained from Indian Missions abroad. One should possess a valid National
Passport. Visitors are generally required to
make an oral identification of their baggage and foreign currency in their
possession. Foreign delegates planning to visit Kathmandu ( Nepal ) will
require double / multiple entry visa for India and a visa for Nepal .
English is commonly used in all business transactions; however the main
spoken language is Hindi. Official language of the Congress shall be English.
The climate in the month of November is pleasant ranging from 15 to 20 degrees.
The temperature will be pleasant and evenings will be cooler.
Visits to some of the tourist places in Delhi/ Agra and nearby other
places will be arranged separately on November 29, 2008 (Saturday) at an
extra cost based on the distance and duration of the trip and also the number
of delegates. Those interested may kindly write to us separately.
India is a shoppers' paradise and offers rich diversity of handicrafts, textiles,
carpets, leather, gems, and jewellery to name a few. The travel counter at the Conference
Venue can help you in arranging suitable transport for shopping excursions.
Voltage in Delhi is 220 V/AC 50 HZ