BLS INTERNATIONAL IN STRATEGIC ALLIANCE WITH SOPRA STERIA FOR DELIVERY OF CONTRACT AWARDED
New Delhi, 23rd May 2018: United Kingdom Visas & Immigration, (UKVI), a division of the UK Home Office, responsible for deciding who can visit and stay within the UK; has awarded Sopra Steria a new contract to enable visa renewals for those individuals who are already in the UK.
BLS INTERNATIONAL SERVICES LIMITED will be supportingSopra Steria and UKVI by providing many of the key deliverables under thecontract, as well as a suite of added value services.
This is a significant milestone for BLS INTERNATIONALSERVICES LIMITED which currently handles approximately 11 million visaapplications annually across its global network and will now also assist in theprocessing of applications for permission to remain in the UK on behalf of theHome Office.
Joint Managing Director of BLS International, Mr.Shikhar Aggarwal commented “We are privileged to be partof this new partnership in the United Kingdom. It reinforces our Company’sposition within the UK and significantly enhances our stature as a leadingservice partner to client Governments worldwide. We will deploy our world classsolution to provide an innovative and convenient service to the UK Home Officeand its applicants.”