Updated March 26, 2018 05:30:47A US-India visa lottery will expire on Tuesday, according to a government statement on Wednesday.
The visa lottery was launched on January 31, 2019 and offered to spouses and minor children of Indian citizens living in the US.
Under the program, those visa holders can apply for a Visa for Persons from India and Indian nationals living in US states, provinces and territories.
The lottery was set up by the US Department of State after the Trump administration made visa waiver program available to Indian citizens in January.
The department said in a statement that spouses and other dependents of Indian nationals will have the opportunity to apply for visas for spouses and their dependents under the new program.