More Than 2,27,000 Indians Waiting For Family-Sponsored US Green Cards: Report
Thursday, November 28, 2019, 7:36 PM
More than 2,27,000 Indians are waiting in line for family-sponsored Green-Card or legal permanent residency, according to the latest official-data. Currently, there are about four-million-people waiting in line for family-sponsored Green Cards against a Congressional cap of 226,000/annum. The largest number of 1.5-million wait list is from America's southern neighbour Mexico, followed by a distant India with 227,000 and China with nearly 180,000.
Proposed US Law To End Green Card Country-Cap To Benefit Indians On H-1B
Friday, February 8, 2019, 7:58 PM
Powerful lawmakers in the US House of Representatives and the Senate have introduced identical legislations, which if passed would end per-country green card limit and benefit hundreds and thousands of Indian professionals waiting to gain permanent legal residency in the country. Top companies from the Silicon Valley like Google and corporate bodies such as US Chambers of Commerce are backing the legislations.
Only 10% Indians who applied for Green Card got it in 2017
Friday, October 19, 2018, 4:13 PM
As of April-2018, there were 6,32,219 Indian immigrants and their spouse