United States President Donald Trump on Friday said the US government was preparing to impose new visa sanctions on countries that were refusing or causing a delay in accepting people deported from the US during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
Days after the US government permitted candidates for H-1B visas to proceed in the nation, President Donald Trump on Tuesday reported a brief suspension of movement into the nation.
“Considering the assault from the Invisible Enemy, just as the need to secure the occupations of our GREAT American Citizens, I will sign an Executive Order to briefly suspend movement into the United States!,” the US President wrote in a Twitter post.
Subtleties of Trump’s official request were not promptly known. He additionally didn’t demonstrate when he will sign such a request. While Trump discussed suspending movement visa, the H-1B visa, which is progressively famous among Indian IT experts, is a non-foreigner visa. However, his thinking that he needs to ensure employments of American residents demonstrates that non-foreigner work visas also may be on his objective.
“NASSCOM looks for subtleties on the Executive Order of the President of the United States suspending migration briefly,” India’s IT administrations industry body National Association of Software and Services Companies tweeted later in the day because of President Trump’s tweet.
The United States, due to coronavirus, has encountered a record cutback. As off a week ago, a record number of 22 million Americans have applied for joblessness benefits.
The move comes against the setting of a remarkable monetary emergency approaching by virtue of the coronavirus pandemic, which has negatively affected the US. The nation has been the most influenced universally, both as far as number of affirmed Covid-19 cases and loss of life. As of Tuesday morning in India, the nation’s absolute cases remained at 792,759, and loss of life at 42,514.
The complete number of lives lost in the US is nearly as much as the following two most influenced nations — Spain and Italy — consolidated. As far as cases, the US number is more than those of the following four set up.
Trump has just shut the Northern and Southern outskirt that draws in countless illicit migrants.
On April 14, the US had permitted candidates for H-1B visas to proceed in the nation, helping a huge number of Indian experts stranded due to the coronavirus pandemic. The H-1B visa is a non-settler record that permits US organizations to utilize remote laborers in strength occupations that require hypothetical or specialized mastery. The innovation organizations rely upon it to enlist a huge number of representatives every year from nations like India and China.
Indians are the greatest recipients of the H-1B visa program, as indicated by the US Citizen and Immigration Services