US Consulate General Hyderabad announces new E-mail Contact for Non-Immigrant Visa Applicants | non-immigrant visa help line
Hyderabad, February 18: The Consular Section at the US Consulate General Hyderabad today said, their office will no longer respond to emails sent to old email ID HydNIV@state.gov by non-immigrant visa applicants and general public.
All applicants can now send their email inquiries about non-immigrant visas and any case specific inquiries about visas to VFS at firstname.lastname@example.org.
All applicants who need emergency visa appointments can send their email requests directly to the Consular Section at HydCEA@state.gov.
The US Consulate General in Hyderabad also has a new helpline for all phone inquiries regarding non-immigrant visas to the US
For all the non-immigrant visa inquiries, please call the VFS Helpline at 0120 – 6611411 (+91-120-6611411 if you are calling internationally). The VFS Helpline will be available from 8:00 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m., Monday through Friday, excluding Consulate General holidays.
“The change will provide improved customer service to non-immigrant visa applicants as they will greatly benefit from a multi-lingual helpline and increased phone hours,” said Michael Yoder, Consular Chief, US Consulate General Hyderabad in a statement.
Source: Press Release