Rule 144 (xi) of the General Financial Rules-2017(GFRs)

"Bidder (Vendor) from a country which shares land border with India will be eligible to participate in Procurement of Goods, Services or Works, only after Registration with Competent Authority (Committee constituted by Department of Promotion of Industry and Internal Trade - DPIIT, Ministry of Commerce & Industry".
For further details/Procedure for registration, please refer Ministry Office Memorandum No F.NO 6/18/2019-PPD dated 23rd July 2020.

“Bidder from the a country which shares a land border with India” for the purpose of above clause means: