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TCS, Infosys, Cognizant violated H-1B visa norms: US

All the three Indian firms refused to comment on the US administration comment

Press Trust of India  |  Washington 

The US has accused top Indian IT firms TCS and Infosys of unfairly cornering the lion's share of H-1B visas by putting extra tickets in the lottery system, which the Donald Trump administration wants to replace with a more merit-based immigration policy. At a White House briefing last week, an official in the Trump administration said a small number of giant outsourcing firms flood the system with applications which naturally ups their chances of success in the lottery draw. "You may know their names well, but like the top recipients of the H-1B visa are companies ...

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First Published: Sun, April 23 2017. 17:47 IST
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