do i need to remove ECR status to get H1B visa ?

hi, Currently my passport has ECR status. i am planning to apply for H1B visa (US), do i need to remove ECR Status from my passport before applying ? and can i travel and work in US with ECR status on my passport?

asked Sep 09 '11 at 03:36 by sammy15 1111

ECNR stamp is not required for visiting USA, so you need not to get ECR status cleared before visiting US.

answered Sep 09 '11 at 14:59 by Pankaj Batra 5.2k320


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