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April 2, 2018

Mortal Remains of 38 Indians reached Amritsar from Bagdad

Minister of State for External Affairs, General V K Singh brought back in a special plane the mortal remains of 38 of the 39 Indians, killed by the Islamic State terrorists in Iraq.He said, the government

made all out efforts to bring them back alive but ISIS terrorists killed these Indians.Indian minister also thanked the Iraqi authorities for their co-operation in identifying and handing over the bodies to India. He said, government was not aware of their whereabouts of these workers as they went to Iraq by illegal means.General V K Singh also advised to Indian youth to go abroad for jobs through legal means and beware of illegal immigration agents.