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Health Alert – U.S. Mission to India

Location:  India Event:  Air India has announced a new series of commercial evacuation flights departing from India to international destinations, including the United States, starting July 3.  The Air India evacuation flight schedule can be found  here .  Air France, KLM, and Lufthansa continue to offer unscheduled flights to European cities where there are connecting flights to the ...
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Update on Visa Information

In response to significant worldwide challenges related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Department of State has temporarily suspended routine visa services at all U.S. Embassies and Consulates. Embassies and consulates have canceled all routine immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments as of March 20, 2020 but will continue to provide emergency and mission-critical visa services as ...
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Joint Statement from USDA and FDA on Food Export Restrictions Pertaining to COVID-19

Today, U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and FDA Commissioner Stephen M. Hahn, M.D., issued the following statement regarding food export restrictions pertaining to COVID-19: “The United States understands the concerns of consumers here domestically and around the world who want to know that producers, processors and regulators are taking every necessary precaution to prioritize ...
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U.S. Consulate General Mumbai joins hands with Chef Vikas Khanna for UTSAV, a #FeedIndia initiative supporting Mumbai’s Dabbawalas & TV indu

The U.S. Consulate General in Mumbai is joining hands with Michelin Starred Chef Vikas Khanna and the #FeedIndia initiative in support of Mumbai’s Dabbawalas.  Because of the COVID-19 pandemic, there are many who cannot meet their basic needs, including the dabbawalas, those whose livelihood is ensuring Mumbaikars get their midday meals. U.S. Consul General David J. Ranz will assist in handing over ...
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Remarks by Ambassador Kenneth I. Juster at the Ventilator Donation Event at Indian Red Cross Society

I would like to recognize Secretary General Jain of the Indian Red Cross and Joint Secretary Das of the Ministry of External Affairs.  Thank you to members of the Government of India, the Indian Red Cross Society, and the media for joining us today. The COVID-19 pandemic poses an unprecedented global public health threat.  It ...
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