Indian partnership important for growing America to remain competitive: Jaishankar on H1B visa

Indian Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar on Friday said that they have conveyed to the Trump administration the importance of Indian partnership for the growing American economy to stay competitive, adding the H1B visa issue was discussed with administration officials as well as the Congress. Presently on a U.S. visit, Jaishankar said that HIB was a category of trade and services, which actually helps the American economy and therefore there will be more growth then it is important for the America to remain competitive. The foreign secretary stressed that President Trump himself in his address to the Congress referred to a merit based approach on this subject.