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Filed: K-3 Visa Country: India

Hi Everyone,

Its now my wife's turn to mail the packet 3 to Mumbai Embassy. I was wondering if anyone had any ideas of the the best way to do it. She lives in Gujarat.

Should we do regular post office? Or find a courier?

08-21-2007 I-130 sent

10-01-2007 I-130 NOA1

10-10-2007 I-129F sent

10-16-2007 I-129F NOA1

10-22-2007 I-130 touch

10-22-2007 I-129F touch

03-18-2008 1-130 touch

03-19-2008 1-130 touch

03-21-2008 Both Approved! :) (According to the Senator's office, not reflected on USCIS yet...)

03-22-2008 Both Approved (USCIS - Approval Notification Sent)

03-24-2008 I-130 / I-129F touched

03-27-2008 NOA2 Recieved for Both (Mail)

04-01-2008 NVC Assigns Case # (I-130) -- found I-129f Case# through Rep.

04-03-2008 I-129f sent to Mumbai Embassy

04-07-2008 Mumbai Embassy mails out Packet 3

04-12-2008 Packet 3 Sent Back to Embassy

04-16-2008 Interview Date Assigned!!! ( Interview Date: June 16, 2008 )

06-16-2008 Visa Received!!

06-24-2008 USA Arrival (POE Seattle, WA)

07-14-2008 I-485 AOS Sent

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Filed: IR-1/CR-1 Visa Country: India


Courier anytime, the best thing is to use Professional or DTDC... and if you are very rich then use Bluedart.


Feb 1,2007 - I-130 Reached USCIS.

Feb 4,2007 - I-130 accepted > Get USCIS case Number NOA1.

May 8 ,2007- GET NVC Case Number > NOA2.

June 16 ,2007- Get Order from NVC to pay 70$.

July 2 ,2007- Get DS-3032 in India.

July 7,2007 - DS-3032 choice of address agent entered in NVC.

July 14 ,2007- Get I-864.

July 18 ,2007- I-864 Enters NVC.

July 29 ,2007- Get Order to Pay 380$ fee.

Aug 3 ,2007- 380$ Fee Reached St Louis.

Aug 25,2007 - NVC & St Louis People receive photocopy of my payment with USPS receipt.

After WAITING for 37 days.

Sept 10,2007 - 380$ fee encashed.

Sept 24,2007 - Receive DS-230 in Mail.

Sept 25,2007 - DS-230 despatched.

Sept 26,2007- DS-230 Delivered.

Oct 1,2007 - NVC has DS-230.

Oct 12, 2007 - DS-230 Reviewed. Case Complete

Oct 16, 2007 - Case at Embassy.

Oct 25, 2007- Interview Letter Despatched from Embassy.

Nov 3, 2007 - Recieved Interview Letter.

Dec 1, 2007 - Medical Exam .


Jan 16 - I am in USA

April 15 2008 - Get my Drivers License.

I-751 Lifting Conditions at California Service Center

November 12, 2009 - I-751 Sent via USPS Express Mail

November 13, 2009 - Receipt of I-1751 Fee

November 20, 2009 - Arrested on Domestic Battery(Had argument with wife)

December 18, 2009 - Biometrics Completed at 9 am.

January 13, 2010 - Receive I-797E Notice for more evidence

February 16, 2010 - Mail reaches Californa Service Center( Next day of Preseidents Day)

February 19, 2010 - Card Production Ordered. Status now IR1

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