What constitutes a Consular Emergency, and how you can get help.
Please request consular resources only in emergency situations, especially during the COVID-19 Pandemic, so the Embassy and Consulates may manage resources and support persons with the highest level of need.
Understand what phone number to call / e-mail to write to, check your jurisdiction.
Emergency phone numbers are listed below, as are links to each mission's emergency services page and their e-mail addresses:
Ministry of External Affairs' guidance on Consular Emergencies:
- Emergency consular assistance can be availed by contacting the local Indian Embassy/Consulate concerned (through phone/email) at these numbers.
- If you are unable to reach the local Indian Embassy/Consulate for any reason, you may contact the Consular Section of the CPV Division of the Ministry of External Affairs:
- Grievances related to Consular services can be registered on the MADAD portal – http://madad.gov.in (or MADAD mobile App or helpline at 1800-258-0222 (toll free); (+91-40) 67580222)