BJP MP seeks safe return of 28 Indians in Iraq

Last Updated: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 19:57

Shimla: Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha national president and MP Anurag Thakur on Saturday wrote to External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj about 28 Indians stranded in a company in Iraq.

Out of these 28 people, six belong to Himachal Pradesh, Thakur`s home state.
"In response to his (Thakur`s) letter, Sushma Swaraj wrote back to him giving the details of efforts made by the External Affairs Ministry to facilitate Indians returning home," Thakur`s office said in a statement.
In her letter, the External Affairs Minister said the ministry has opened three camp offices in Najaf, Karbala and Basra.

First Published: Saturday, July 12, 2014 - 19:57
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