Shailesh Kumar, National Defence
New Delhi, 27 March 2019
United States of America denied visa to two of India’s top scientists. The most intriguing part of US Visa denial episode is that US itself has invited these two DRDO scientists. Secretary, Department of Defence R& D, Dr G. Sateesh Reddy who is also the DRDO chairman and eminent scientist Dr S. Guruprasad both were denied US visa despite there was no problem in the visa application filed on time. Both the scientists had no clearance issue and travelled USA on earlier occasions too. Watch full story at video url: https://youtu.be/9gWCTqlMjb8
Shailesh Kumar is an independent journalist with over 17 years of experience in crime, political and defence reporting for leading media brands including Star News, India TV and NewsX. He is the founder editor of defence and security news portal, National Defence.