§ Mr. Strang
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what assessment he has made of
New Delhi Bombay Dhaka Islamabad Karachi Q1: (Right of Abode/dependent relatives over 70/special compassionate cases) 2 3 3 3 3 Q2: (All spouses and all children under 18) 4 6 8 7 6 Q3: (Fiances/Fiancees and other applicants for settlement) 8 9 8 13 11 Q4:(Reapplicants) 12 10 22 15 13
Waiting times from interview to decision necessarily vary from case to case.
§ Mr. Stuart Holland
asked the Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs what measures he has taken to ensure that in countries from which visitors to the United Kingdom require visas an emergency visa can be issued in urgent family, medical or other compassionate circumtances to a person who has already applied for settlement in the United Kingdom.