Kathmandu’s J2 visa issuance rate

Spouse or child of exchange visitor
Before COVID, Kathmandu issued 4.7 J2 visas in an average October. This October, they issued 12. It seems like Kathmandu is hard at work catching up on their backlog from COVID.
Source: The U.S. Department of State’s Monthly Immigrant Visa Issuance Statistics.
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