Reapply dv-2019 if you had already submitted your entries between3rd – 10th October 2017.
Latest News on DV-2019 Results.
Lot of people had submitted to the last held American visa lottery program in the first 10 days and didn’t care about the notice that was placed later. The U.S.State Department had announced a technical glitch occurred in their system and asked all those participated people to resubmit their entries. Now when those particular people try to check their selection results they get this error message.
“Information entered is not valid.Please review your Diversity Visa Lottery Program Year, Last/Family Name, First Name, Middle Name, Date of Birth, and E-mail Address to ensure that you have entered them exactly as they were entered on your initial application.” If you had received such message when checking your DV-2019 online results first check your submission date.
If it is between 03rd October 2017 between 10th October 2017, then your confirmation number is null. Wait for the next lottery DV-2020 to check your luck to live in America.
Official dv-2019 program entry accepting period is closed now. Applicants can’t submit any more entries to try their luck to immigrate to the USA under this draw. The program used to accept entries only for 30 – 34 days through the internet. Reapply dv-2019.
In this year people were requested to reapply, if they were in a hurry and had applied to the DV-2019 American Diversity Visa Program from 03rd of October 2017 till 10th of October 2017. These people were requested to submit their entries once again and to get their new confirmation numbers for the draw. Also there were asked to throw their confirmation numbers that were received within these mentioned dates.
If you had applied for the draw in this null period, don’t afraid your new entry won’t be counted as a duplicate entry.
Previous participants were asked to enter your details and upload it along with your new photo.
If everything is correct you will get a new confirmation number to check your selection results.
This was a great chance for those people who had lost their confirmation number after applying for the draw during the NULL period.
Also a good chance for those who had made errors in their entries during this cancelled dates.
Here is the Official Announcement from the U.S.State Department.
“Due to a technical issue, the DV-2019 entry period that began on October 3 has been closed. Entries submitted during October 3-10 are not valid and have been excluded from the system; they will not count as a duplicate entry. The technical issue has been resolved and a new full entry period will begin at noon, U.S. Eastern Daylight Time on Wednesday October 18, 2017 and will run until noon Eastern Standard Time on Wednesday November 22, 2017. Only entries submitted during this period will be accepted and considered for selection in the lottery. Please throw away any confirmation number or other documentation that you have if you submitted an entry during Oct. 3-10. Entries will NOT be accepted through the U.S. Postal Service.”
Tell to your friends and relatives about this incident as lot of people may think that they had submitted their entries and they may not know that their application forms that were submitted within 03/10/2017 to 10/10/2017 are now removed from the electronic diversity visa draw.
If they want to check their DV-2019 Results, they will be given an ERROR message only.
Source: US State Department