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Amid layoffs, Indian IT professionals look for options to stay in the US

According to The Washington Post, nearly 200,000 IT workers have been laid off since November last year, including some record numbers in companies like Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon

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Thousands of Indian IT professionals in the US, who have lost their jobs due to the series of recent layoffs at companies like Google, Microsoft and Amazon, are now struggling to find new employment within the stipulated period under their work visas following the termination of their employment to stay in the country.
 
According to The Washington Post, nearly 200,000 IT workers have been laid off since November last year, including some record numbers in companies like Google, Microsoft, Facebook and Amazon.
 
As per some industry insiders, between 30 to 40 per cent of them are Indian IT professionals, a

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First Published: Jan 23 2023 | 7:48 PM IST

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