Patna: Bihar Chief Minister Nitish Kumar on Monday asked the Centre to ensure safe release of the Indian
crew, including Bihar`s Kumar Prashant, of a cargo ship
hijacked by Somalian pirates last week.
"I`ll take up the issue with the Centre soon," he told
reporters here on the sidelines of his `Janta Darbar`.
Prashant was among 23 crew members of a cargo ship
hijacked by Somalian pirates on February 14 last.