The Indian embassy announced that to facilitate international passengers about Baggage Rules, Government of India has released a multi-lingual mobile App 'Indian Customs – Guide to Travellers'. The app, a first-of-its kind mobile application, contains a ready reckoner of the customs baggage rules and entitlements of passengers coming from various countries. It contains 24X7 contact details of customs officers of major Airports and provides information to users as per their need. After installation of this app on smart phones, it works in offline mode and is available on all three platforms, Android Play Store, Windows & Apple Store and serves as a Ready Reckoner of Customs Baggage Rules and Passengers Entitlements. The details are available on www.cbec.gov.in.
It is advised that all international passengers travelling to India from Gulf countries may wish to download this multi-lingual mobile app and may find it useful, since all contents of this app are available in four vernacular languages to provide real-time information to international travellers with regard to their travel related queries.