Politics New US visa rules set off ‘panic wave’ in immigrant communities Updated : February 21, 2020 11:13 AM IST The Trump administration has announced a policy to soon shut down family-based immigration from Myanmar, also known as Burma, as well as Nigeria, Kyrgyzstan and Eritrea. The new Trump administration policy also restricts visas from Sudan and Tanzania. The ban does not affect immigrants travelling to the US for a temporary stay, including tourists and students, or immigrants already in the US. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.