Congress chief Rahul Gandhi on Thursday demanded that the suspension of H-1B visa by the United States be revoked as it will impression thousands and thousands of Indians and US companies.
“America has benefited enormously by embracing India’s vast talent pool through its H-1B program. Its suspension will impact millions of Indians and US firms. It should be revoked,” he stated on Twitter.
US President Donald Trump on June 23 issued a proclamation to droop issuing of H-1B visa, which is standard amongst Indian IT professionals, together with different overseas work visas for the remainder of the yr, to guard American staff in a vital election yr.
The proclamation that got here into impact on June 24, is predicted to impression a lot of Indian IT professionals and several other American and Indian corporations who had been issued H-1B visas by the US authorities for the fiscal yr 2021 starting October 1.
Democratic presidential candidate and former US Vice President Joe Biden has stated that he’ll carry the non permanent suspension on H-1B visas if he wins the November presidential elections.
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