The US government in June had suspended the entry of several non-immigrant visa categories till December due to COVID-19 pandemic. However, this decision was soon rescinded in the month of August.
Earlier this month, External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar had said that a United States visa policy that supports Indian talent is mutually beneficial and a "win-win" for both the countries.
Speaking at the US-India Strategic Partnership Forum's annual leadership summit, Jaishankar had said, "India offers trusted talent to the world and immigration is a win-win for both the countries. People recognise the role Indian talent has played in US, global and Indian economy. This is an area where the US should recognise what is in American interest and that will be in the interest of India also.
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