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Tracing the Roots



‘Tracing the Roots’ Programme

The Ministry of Overseas Indian Affairs is running a scheme called “Tracing the Roots” to facilitate persons of Indian Origin (PIOs) in tracing their roots in India. Persons of Indian origin desirous of tracing their roots in India would be required to fill up the prescribed application form and deposit it with the High Commission of India, Dar es Salam along with a fee of Tanzanian Shillings 900,000/-.

In case the attempt is not successful, the High Commission of India, Dar es Salaam will refund Tanzanian Shillings 600,000/- to the applicant. For further details/information regarding the Scheme, the applicants may contact the First Secretary (Consular), High Commission of India, 82, Kinondoni Road, P.O. Box No. 2684 (Tel.: 2669048; Email: fspol@hcindiatz.org).

Application Form for Tracing the Roots Programme