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EAM listening to only harsh language these days: Swaraj

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

today said she is listening to "only harsh language" these days after an Indian vented her anger on over being stranded at airport in

Swaraj's remarks came against the backdrop of being viciously trolled on for days over the controversy surrounding the issuance of passport to an interfaith couple in

The Indian passenger got stranded at airport after she left her passport on board the plane and was stopped at the immigration by Indonesian officials.

She asked for help on to which the responded positively and promised all assistance.

However, not satisfied with the help she got from the Embassy officials to facilitate her return to India, she tweeted, "@SushmaSwaraj Please tell me what actions have been taken for which the whole issue has been delayed for more than 24 hours? Only beating around the bush for nothing. I'm stranded here."

in her reply, tweeted, "Beta -- I understand your anger. We are making all out efforts. Our had taken up this matter. Now we have spoken to the of Even now our of is in the to resolve this."


A user, taking strong objection to the stranded passenger's complain, asked why she was using harsh language against Swaraj.

To this, the minister replied, "Don't feel bad. EAM is listening to only harsh language these days."

Swaraj was targeted by the trolls following the transfer of in Lucknow, Vikas Mishra, for allegedly humiliating the interfaith couple.

Mishra was transferred from to after the couple alleged that he humiliated them when they went to the office with their

(This story has not been edited by Business Standard staff and is auto-generated from a syndicated feed.)

First Published: Tue, July 10 2018. 21:00 IST
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