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Chandigarh: Canadian minister Harjit Sajjan to inaugurate consulate office at Elante on Friday

Canada’s minister of national defence Harjit Singh Sajjan on April 21 (Friday) will inaugurate the Consulate General of Canada, Chandigarh, which was shifted to the fourth floor of the Elante Office Complex, around 4 months ago. Earlier, the consulate office was in Sector 17.

punjab Updated: Apr 18, 2017 10:11 IST
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Harjit Singh Sajjan

Canadian defence minister Harjit Sajjan. (Reuters)

Canada’s minister of national defence Harjit Singh Sajjan on April 21 (Friday) will inaugurate the Consulate General of Canada, Chandigarh, which was shifted to the fourth floor of the Elante Office Complex, around 4 months ago. Earlier, the consulate office was in Sector 17.

Sajjan, who is visiting India until April 23, will travel to New Delhi, Amritsar, Chandigarh and Mumbai.

An official said that he will visit Punjab on Wednesday. On Friday, he will be in Chandigarh, but there will be no public event.

The consulate provides several services including assistance to Canadians, visa services and assistance to Canadian businessmen and companies.

It provides a wide range of services to Canadian citizens travelling to, or who are resident in, India or Bhutan. Further, it helps people by guiding how to go to Canada and how to apply for a visa through various services.