After the submission of your passport application there are several stages that your application goes through they are known as passport status stages.
Many time these stages takes a little longer period to get crossed.
This is the initial stage where you submit your passport application online . And then it indicates that the application form and fees has been submitted and paid.
2. Application Under Review
It shows that your application is under reviewing process and who ever is applied for his/her passport all the criminal records will be viewed. Also some other technical things will be checked.
3. Police Verification
Then you application is sent to the nearest police station of your address. And then they will come to your town and will check your address is correct or not.
Also they will take your photographs and signatures on some papers. After all this your report will be submitted by them further.
4. Police Verification Report Submitted Or Not Cleared
If you have given clear information to the police officer then your application will be further sent by the police men to authorities. And if not there will be some criminal offense on you. Either you have not given proper information
In this case you have to visit police station with proper proofs and details.
5. Passport Granted or Printed or Dispatched
In Final step your passport is printed and dispatched and you will receive it within some days. It will be provided to you through post.
To get information through your mobile phone you can opt for the Premium SMS service through which you will receive status updates on your passport application.
This comes at a charge of Rs.30 that is payable only once at the time of enrollment.
You can pay and enroll for this service at the PSK when you go there to submit your application.
How to check Passport Status-
There are several ways of doing this. Here is a list of ways
Passport status tracking through call-
You can call on toll free number passport seva website. Make sure to call only if you don’t find any information on website or for any enquiries .
Tracking Passport Status By Helpdesk-
Website also provides you a help desk to get your answer for your problems.
Check Passport Status Through SMS-
As i have already stated above that how you can get all information on your mobile phone by paying 30 ruppees.
Check Passport Status Through mPassport Seva app-
This also another way of checking the passport status. This app words perfectly on all the devices. To check your status you just need to put in your birth date and file number.