With the social distancing measures taken by the Indian govt due to the novel coronavirus, the US Embassy & Consulates in India are cancelling all interviews in Indian consulates including Mumbai, New Delhi, Hyderabad, Chennai & Kolkatta starting March 16 2020:
Below is the text from the Official US Mission in India:
“U.S. Mission India posts, in light of the global COVID-19 pandemic, are cancelling immigrant and nonimmigrant visa appointments from March 16, 2020, onward. Your visa appointment stands as cancelled. Once Mission India resumes regular consular operations, appointments will be made available and you will be able to reschedule. Please see www.ustraveldocs.com/in and in.usembassy.gov/covid-19-information/ for further information.”
This affects all types of interviews including EB-5, and all other immigrant and non-immigrant visa categories including family, H-1B, F-1, B-1/B-2, etc.
We are tracking this closely, Keep checking back here for info on when the consulate will re-open for interviews again.
Link to Official website: https://in.usembassy.gov/alert-cancelling-of-immigrant-and-nonimmigrant-visa-appointments/