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Grant of e- Visa on a passport different from the passport mentioned on Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA)

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MHA vide OM No. 25022/02/2019-Imm dated 17.01.2019 on the subject cited above has conveyed that some foreigners having e-Visa were travelling to India on a passport different from the passport mentioned on Electronic Travel Authorization (ETA) issued to them. In order to facilitate such applicants, it has been decided that such foreigners may be allowed entry into India on the new passport even if ETA has been issued on the old passport, provided foreign nationals carry the old passport on which ETA was issued.