• I Paid A Bribe
  • 9 years ago
  • 2490 views

Bribe for immediate update

Reported on September 25, 2010 from Kolkata , West Bengal  ι Report #30746

Information update stamping on the passport is supposed to take ~Rs200. However, given the urgency, the only way it can be ENSURED is by paying Rs2000...Read more

  • I Paid A Bribe
  • 9 years ago
  • 2165 views

The system is rigged to force to to cough up!

Reported on September 24, 2010 from Bangalore , Karnataka  ι Report #30753

The Passport office entrance is by a computerised token system, but this requires you to queue up for at least 2-4 hours to get one, then you have to ...Read more

  • I Paid A Bribe
  • 9 years ago
  • 2653 views

Nothing works without bribe here.

Reported on August 21, 2010 from Bangalore , Karnataka  ι Report #30995

I wanted to get my son's passport. He is minor, and both me and my wife had valid passports. As such, it should have been very straight-forward experi...Read more

  • I Paid A Bribe
  • 9 years ago
  • 2779 views

Bribe to get a token

Reported on August 21, 2010 from Bangalore , Karnataka  ι Report #30997

Me and my wife visited bangalore passport office , which is located at kormangla , today. we had a query regarding her passport application. the polic...Read more

  • I Paid A Bribe
  • 9 years ago
  • 2926 views

Short cut in real time crunch

Reported on August 21, 2010 from Bangalore , Karnataka  ι Report #31010

I had to enquire about the passport status of my wife. The actual procedure takes a whole day off from my work to find out. The police men took bride ...Read more