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1,396 Indian citizens evacuated from Ukraine brought back in 6 flights: MEA

India managed to accelerate its efforts to get its nationals out of Ukraine in the last 24 hours, the MEA said

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India managed to accelerate its efforts to get its nationals out of Ukraine in the last 24 hours, though the situation on the ground continues to be "complex and fluid" in terms of evacuation of people, the Ministry of External Affairs (MEA) said on Monday.

It said a total of 1,396 Indians were brought back home in six flights as part of the evacuation mission and the total number of Indians who have left Ukraine since India issued the first advisory earlier this month is around 8,000.
 
The MEA said India is also sending humanitarian assistance to Ukraine.
 
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First Published: Feb 28 2022 | 8:09 PM IST

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