T Gopalakrishna (AP) and C BalaramKishan (Telangana) who were captive in Libya since 29 July 2015 have been rescued, Sushma Swaraj informed via Twitter.
I am happy to inform that T Gopalakrishna (AP) & C BalaramKishan (Telangana) who were captive in Libya since 29 July 2015 have been rescued.
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) September 15, 2016
These Indian teachers were kidnapped by the terrorist group Islamic State operational in Libya.
The teachers were abducted by the ISIS when they were leaving Libya and were trying to reach Hyderabad. But they were abducted by the ISIS terrorists from a checkpoint, 50km from Sirte.
39 Indians belonging to Punjab have also been held hostage by the terror group Islamic State. from a construction site in Iraq’s Mosul in the year 2014 have not yet been recovered.
They were taken hostage from a construction site in Iraq’s Mosul in the year 2014 and have not yet been recovered. Sushma Swaraj led External Affairs Ministry is trying to bring the abducted Indians to India. The government denies that the abducted Indians have been harmed in any way but 2-years wait is still a long time for their families.
In the Narendra Modi-led government, Sushma is one of the most popular ministers and has largely stayed away from needless controversies.
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