About Location

Mumbai (Maharashtra State) is on the west coast of India. Mumbai is built on what was once an archipelago of seven islands: Isle of Bombay, Parel, Mazagaon, Mahim, Colaba, Worli, and Old Woman’s Island (Little Colaba). Mumbai, previously known as Bombay, is one of the most
populous and biggest cities of Maharashtra. It is also popular as the entertainment and financial capital of India. There are several attractions in Mumbai like a walk around the streets of Colaba or near Churchgate, many monuments like Chhatrapati Shivaji Terminus, Flora Fountain, High Court, Taj Hotel, Gateway of India, CSM Museum and also the Asiatic Society. The ideal time to visit the city is January to March and November to December.

AOCRP6 is being held at Nehru Centre, Worli, Mumbai. Nehru Centre was conceived in 1972
as living testament and monument of faith in India’s former Prime Minister Jawaharlal Nehru’s
vision and encouragement in the field of Science and Technology. The site is located near the
famous shrine of Haji Ali Dargah and Mahalaxmi Race Course. Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj
International Airport (CSMIA), Mumbai is around 20 km from Nehru Centre. Prepaid Taxies are
available at most of the railway stations and the airport.

For International participants

Eligibility criteria for VISA for International travelers visiting India to attend congress are as

  • Applicant’s passport should have at least six months validity at the time of making application for grant of e-Visa.
  • International Travelers should have return ticket or onward journey ticket, with sufficient money to spend during his/her stay in India.

Dr. B. Venkataraman
President, IARP &
Chair, AOCRP6

Vice President, IARP &
Co-Convener, AOCRP6

Dr. S Murali
Secretary, IARP &
Co-Convener, AOCRP6