Kolkata: Some of the rules and regulations relating to the passport have been changed to ensure fast delivery of the passport.
The new rules were declared by the Chief Passport Officer. The rules have been made flexible regarding the police verification process. The chief Passport Officer said that it is not necessary to give the details of the place of the birth. Only proper identity card is necessary. To get hold of passport it was necessary to give the details of the educational qualifications. That too is not compulsory now.