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US visa move regressive, Modi must take it up with Trump: Cong


Congress today termed as “regressive” the proposed legislation of the US administration that seeks to double minimum wages of H-1B visa holders, and asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to take up the matter with President Donald Trump to help protect India’s interests.

Congress leader Anand Sharma said both students and IT professionals will be hurt by the proposed measure which he dubbed as an “unfair practice” by the United States.

“This is a regressive measure. It is an unfair practice which the US must not resort to. Because Indian IT professionals and skilled workers have built the US economy,” he told

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