US President Donald Trump has suspended visas for profoundly gifted specialists until the finish of this current year.
The White House said the move would make occupations for Americans harming monetarily because of the pandemic.
Be that as it may, pundits state the White House is abusing the coronavirus pandemic to straighten out migration laws.
The H-1B visa is among a few classes of visas that have been suspended and it is required to especially hurt Indian innovation organizations and laborers.
Reports state that Indians take up almost 70% of the 85,000 H-1B visas gave each year.
What is the H-1B visa?
It is a non-settler visa that permits firms to utilize outsiders for as long as six years in positions for which they have been not able to discover American representatives.
It additionally permits holders to apply for changeless residency in the US and purchase property in the nation.
The visa is helpful for Indian tech mammoths like Wipro, Infosys and Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) as it permits them to send laborers from India to oversee significant ventures.
It likewise encourages US tech monsters like Google, Facebook and Twitter enlist ability from India.
The boycott reported by Mr Trump will just influence people who are intending to apply for the visa – which implies the individuals who have just got it and are working in the US won’t be influenced.