9168 peoples’ evacuation from Iraq
These men had gone for work in Iraq but unfortunately they were trapped. For several months they were not only trapped but also, they were not given their salaries. Things became nasty when food supply was also stopped. Out of pain and suffering, these men shared a video wherein they spoke about their issues.
Without missing a moment, Swaraj worked proactively on this and within a few days of action, all men were brought home. Also, she had urged in Rajya Sabha that members should ask convince everybody who is putting up in Iraq or Libya should come back to the country. She even mentioned that around 15,000 to 22,000 Indian people were putting up in safe zones. Along with this, she mentioned those 41 Indians who were kidnapped have been kidnapped (by the Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria) are doing fine.