, issued in 2006, in Ma's passport, saying, ''Such visas are not issued to those holding U.
The B1 visa
is typically reserved for visitors on business trips.
A probe by the Department of Homeland Security and the State Department concluded that Infosys used easy to get B1 visas
, which are meant for short business visits, to bring an unknown number of its workers to the United States for long-term stays, the people were quoted as saying.
US authorities have been investigating Infosys since 2011, for allegedly using visitor visas or B1 visas
, instead of mandated H1B visas, to send an unknown number of its employees for long-term business visits to the US.