The largest American consulate in Asia, which is being set up in the financial district of Hyderabad, is expected to open in January 2023
In addition to 54 visa processing counters, the consulate office will have many new features. For the new office, which is being built on a 12.2-acre site, the United States has invested $297 million
The US consulate office in Hyderabad was established in 2009. It was the first US diplomatic office to open in India after 1947.
Currently, it is located at Paigah Palace, Chiran Fort Lane, Begumpet.
The consular district of Hyderabad covers three states. They are the following:
2. Andhra Pradesh
Sir Vicar-ul-Umra, a noble Paigah, built the historic building. The palace, which spreads over four acres of land, is a two-storey building.
The Paigah family, known as the leading palace builders in Hyderabad, were next to the family of the Nizams in the hierarchy of nobles in Hyderabad.
Recently, Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman said that India-US relations have evolved into a global strategic partnership.
Every year, thousands of Indian students go to the United States for higher education. In 2022, a large number of students obtained US student visas.
U.S. government report says Indian student attendance at U.S. universities increased 19% from last year, and nearly 21% of more than 1 million foreign students are Indian students.
The rise in Indian students moving to the US expected to overtake China in 2022-23