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US will be mindful of Indian IT firms' contribution: IT Secretary

Earlier this month, Trump had signed an order for tightening rules of H-1B visa programme

Indian It Firms

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

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The government exuded confidence that the US administration will take into account the benefits brought in for American when it goes for the visa policy review.

“We fully believe when they do the review, they will take into account the benefits that have gone to the American public and companies, the mutually beneficial relationship between Indian and them and based on that, they will take a decision,” IT Secretary Aruna Sundararajan told reporters.

Earlier this month, US President Donald Trump had signed an executive order for tightening the rules of the H-1B visa programme, the most sought-after by and professionals, to stop “visa abuses”.

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First Published: Sat, April 29 2017. 22:12 IST