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'Ensure Speedy Release of Indian Hostages In Iraq'


CM Writes Letter to Union External Affairs Minister

Jaipur,  Chief Minister Smt. Vasundhara Raje has written a letter to the Minister for External Affairs Smt. Sushma Swaraj seeking her personal intervention for safe and speedy release of all Indians held hostage in Iraq. Smt. Raje expressed concerns for security of these Indian workers.
          In her letter, Smt. Raje said that the Indian workers were held hostage in the war zone of Iraq. Back home, their families were in a state of extreme mental anguish. She said that the Ministry of External Affairs was seized of the matter and took appropriate steps on this. However, it was important that some assurance be given to the families for speedy and safe return of all Rajasthanis, she added.