This high growth may be attributed to introduction of e-Tourist Visa for 150 countries as against the earlier coverage of 43 countries.
i). The percentage shares of top 10 source countries availing e-Tourist Visa facilities during March, 2016 were as follows:
UK (27.74%), USA (13.41%), Russian Fed. (7.04%), France (6.55%), Germany (5.18%), China (4.49%), Canada (3.89%), Australia (3.79%), Spain (1.99%) and Ukraine (1.66%).
ii). The percentage shares of top 10 ports in tourist arrivals on e-Tourist Visa during March, 2016.