Ten Tamil Nadu labourers from Iraq return

Ten construction labourers belonging to Tamil Nadu arrived here today by an Air India flight from strife torn Iraq, airport sources said.

PTI| Updated: Jul 16, 2014, 16:00 PM IST

Chennai: Ten construction labourers belonging to Tamil Nadu arrived here today by an Air India flight from strife torn Iraq, airport sources said.

The Centre had made arrangements for bringing them from Erbil in that country to Mumbai by a special flight. They reached here by a regular commercial Air India flight, the sources said.

Five of them hailed from Sivaganga, four from Madurai and one from Ramanathapuram district, the sources said.

Tamil Nadu government has made arrangements for the onward journey of the labourers to their respective places, they said.