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My h1b stamping is in administrative processing with mumbai embassy since 7 months just for  project details and project documents review that have been sent to consulate in feb itself. What may be taking so long?
asked Sep 29, 2016 in H1B: Processing Times by amitpatil24 (170 points) | 73 views
so did you get your visa stamped ? i am in the same boat

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Sometimes background checks can take several months which range from verifying your education to verifying the service contract with the client and the respective vendor.  Have your employer  or if there is an attorney who filed the case reach out to the US consulate via email to follow up every few weeks at this point since you are at the seven-month mark.

 Background checks exceeding this time period of several months may be problematic.

 Best regards,

Attorney Emandi
answered Sep 29, 2016 by Attorney Emandi (4,450 points)
selected Sep 30, 2016 by dan

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