With downturn gripping the US,
the takers for H-1 US visa has come down this year as two
third of the sanctioned visas have been used in last three to
four months, US Consulate Chief said here on Monday.
The Planning Commission on Tuesday said
the economy would grow slower in six months ending December compared to the first quarter, but Prime Minister Manmohan Singh exuded confidence that the worst of global downturn was behind.