The U.S. Consulate General in Hyderabad has set aside March 21 to interview citizens from Andhra Pradesh and Orissa who want to visit the United States on a tourist visa.

“ We hope that many citizens from Andhra Pradesh and Orissa will take this opportunity to apply for their visa to visit the United States,” said Chief of Consular Section, Michael Yoder.

He added that 500 B1/B2 appointments will be scheduled for those who want to visit family, take a holiday, seek medical treatment or participate in business meetings and conferences.