George Abraham, the Chairman of the Indian National Overseas Congress, USA
George Abraham, the Chairman of the Indian National Overseas Congress, USA

NEW YORK (TIP): ‘The combined efforts of Armed forces, Civilians and various Organizations resulted in a triumphant  rescue of the people who were stranded in Yemen due to the ongoing conflict and India can truly take pride in this great humanitarian exercise that was completed without any injury or loss of life’ said George Abraham, Chairman of the Indian National Overseas Congress, USA.

Along with 4600 Indian Nationals, 1000 others of different nationalities were also helped to be evacuated that included citizens of Pakistan, Britain, France and United States. Congratulations are in order for the Government of India for allocating all its available resources to protect its citizens from overseas during the crisis and also for the commendable leadership in this regard of former Gen. V.K. Singh, the Minister of State for External Affairs who was in Djibouti to supervise the operations.