Indian passport for an adult is valid for 10 years and while it seems like it’s easy to renew it.
Minor passport (Indian) is usually valid for 5 years. Renewing it requires a completely different process and set of documents.
New Born Passport requires you to register the birth of your child within 1 year and then apply for Indian Passport.
A police report is required to lodge a new application for passport. A full validity passport will be issued to bonafide applicants.
Indian Consulate may call for an interview to ascertain whether it was damaged accidentally or intentionally.
Emergency Travel for Indian Nationals is issued in case of urgency when the individual does not have a valid Indian Passport.
Changes in last names, spouse’s name, and change in address – on an Indian passport will require you to re-issue your passport with new details.