|Mahatma Gandhi's bust in Medellin|
The innauguration of the Mahatma Gandhi's bust at the Museum of Memory at Bicentenario Park will take place on May 21 2013 at 5:00 pm. The cityhall of Medellín and the Embassy ofIndia have installed the bust, with the help of the Honorary Indian Consulate in Medellín. The bust was donated by the Indian Council for Cultural Relations ICCR and was brought directly from India.
Important information for visitors who are planning to visit Colombia, Ecuador or Costa Rica.
Visitors to Colombia should have visa. For this purpose, contact the Colombian Embassy in New Delhi at the following address:
Embassy of Colombia
85, Poorvi Marg, Vasant Vihar, New Delhi 110057
Ambassador: Mr. Juan Alfredo Pinto
From June 20 2008 citizens of any nationality can enter Ecuador without the need for a visa and stay for a period of 90 days for tourism as well as business.
Embassy of Ecuador
D-218 Defence Colony
New Delhi 110024
Ambassador: Mr. Carlos Abad Ortiz
Visitors to Costa Rica: From 15 June 2007, all Indian nationals who are resident in USA, EU or Canada, or have a visa to enter USA, EU or Canada, do not need a visa for Costa Rica for Stay of up to 30 days (Notification No. DG-1087-2007 dated 24 May 2007). Those not falling in this category or wishing to stay for a longer period must have visa. While the Government of Costa Rica is in the process of opening its Embassy in India, till such time, please contact the Hony. Consulate of Costa Rica in New Delhi at the following address:
Honorary Consulate General of Costa Rica
D 388, Defence Colony,
Ph: +91-11-24625670, 23310212, 23314934
Fax: +91-11-23327231, 23357473
Working Hours: Monday to Friday:
10AM to 1PM
Hony. Consul General of Costa Rica in India: Mr. Pavan G. Morarka