The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi, has saluted the services of civilian and defence officials and organisations in helping evacuate Indian citizens from Yemen.

684-PM salutes the services of civilian and defence officials helping evacuate Indian citizens from Yemen (2)

684-PM salutes the services of civilian and defence officials helping evacuate Indian citizens from Yemen (1) "I salute the services of our civilian and defence officials and organisations in helping evacuate our citizens from Yemen. Continue your efforts! Seamless co-operation between organisations - Ministry of External Affairs, Navy, Air Force, Air India, Shipping, Railways and State Govts greatly helped in rescue work.

684-PM salutes the services of civilian and defence officials helping evacuate Indian citizens from Yemen (4)

Colleagues Smt Sushma Swaraj and General VK Singh (who has been on the ground for days), have co-ordinated evacuation efforts in an exemplary manner. I am also glad that India has rescued several non-Indian citizens from Yemen.

684-PM salutes the services of civilian and defence officials helping evacuate Indian citizens from Yemen (3)

Our evacuation efforts in Yemen reflect willingness to serve our people and readiness to help others in distress, which is India's ethos," the Prime Minister said.

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2015

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2015

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2015

— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) April 6, 2015

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PM condoles loss of lives due to railway accident in West Bengal
June 17, 2024
Announces ex-gratia from PMNRF

The Prime Minister, Shri Narendra Modi has condoled the loss of lives due to railway accident in West Bengal. The Prime Minister assured that rescue operations are underway to assist the affected while the Union Minister for Railways, Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw is on the way to the site of the mishap. The Prime Minister’s Office announced an ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh from PMNRF to the next of kin of each deceased and Rs. 50,000 for those injured.

The Prime Minister posted on X;

“The railway accident in West Bengal is saddening. Condolences to those who lost their loved ones. I pray that the injured recover at the earliest. Spoke to officials and took stock of the situation. Rescue operations are underway to assist the affected. The Railways Minister Shri Ashwini Vaishnaw Ji is on the way to the site of the mishap as well.”

The Prime Minister’s Office posted on X;

“PM Narendra Modi has announced that an ex-gratia of Rs. 2 lakh from PMNRF would be given to the next of kin of each deceased in the railway mishap in West Bengal. The injured would be given Rs. 50,000.”