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United States Ambassador to India, Eric Garcetti, announces significant reduction in wait time for first-time tourist visa interviews. Goal set for 2023 to process at least one million visas.

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Progress in Visa Processing: US Mission in India is currently processing visas faster than ever before. Commitment to processing at least a million visas in 2023.

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Wait Time Reduction: Wait times for first-time tourist visa interviews reduced by over 50%. Investments made in visa operations bringing tangible results.

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Continued Investments and Expansion: Pledge to invest in expanding visa operations and broadening the team. Goal to remove barriers hindering qualified travelers from experiencing the United States. Emphasis on finding innovative solutions to streamline the visa process.

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Streamlining Visa Process: Focus on reducing the need for in-person interviews. Consular teams around the world assisting in processing visas for Indian travelers.

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PM Modi's Announcement: PM Modi announces the opening of new consulates in Bengaluru and Ahmedabad. H1-B visa renewal can now be done in the US itself. India also planning to open consulates in two other American cities.

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Strengthening Bilateral Relations: PM Modi's trip to the US highlights the collaborative efforts between India and the US. Policies and agreements shaping lives, dreams, and destinies. Commitment to enhancing bilateral relations and facilitating travel.

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