October 06, 2017
The Government of United States has announced the opening of applications for the United States’ 2019 electronic Diversity Visa (DV) program for the Nepali immigrants.
The intending applicants can apply for the programthrough digital forms at www.dvlottery.state.gov starting from 9:45 pm of October 3, 2017 till 10:45 pm of November 7, 2017, the US Embassy in Kathmandu said in a statement.
The Embassy further informed that the program recommends the applicants against using a consultant to assist with their applications.
According to the US Department of State, the program allows up to 50,000 immigrant visas annually and these are drawn from a random selection process among all entries to individuals belonging to the nations enjoying low rates of immigration to US.
The final winners immigrate through consular processing and get the immigrant visa.