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Vishal Sharma

Vishal Sharma

Asked on 9 February, 2019

What are green cards?

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A green card makes its holder a permanent residence of the United States of America. Green cards are also called Permanent Residence Cards.

Sanvi Vyas

Sanvi Vyas

Asked on 9 February, 2019

What are H-1B visas?

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H-1B visas are awarded to highly-skilled foreign workers so that they can work in the US. H-1B visa holders often file for green cards later on.

Trisha Sarin

Trisha Sarin

Asked on 9 February, 2019

How long are green card wait times for Indians?

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Thousands of Indians have decades of waiting time for obtaining green cards, and in some cases, wait times could be as long as 151 years.

Vivaan Gupta

Vivaan Gupta

Asked on 9 February, 2019

Why are there wait times for getting green cards?

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Owing the per country limit, there are thousands of backlog green card applications that are yet to be cleared. Hence, new applicants face decades-long waiting times.

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