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Bill for increasing allotment of Green Cards introduced in US House

A legislation that seeks to push for a merit-based immigration system and increase the allotment of Green Cards by 45% annually has been introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives and may benefit Indian techies if signed into law. Backed by the Trump administration, the legislation ‘Securing America’s Future Act’, if passed by Congress and signed into law by U.S. President Donald Trump, will end the diversity visa programme and reduce the overall immigration levels from currently averaging 1.05 million to…