New Delhi: External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar has affirmed that India is collaborating with the Iran to set up a screening process for return of Indians amid COVID-19.
Jaishankar tweeted, ” Working on the issue of Indians in Iran anxious to return due to #COVID19. Have seen many tweets in this regard. We are collaborating with the Iranian authorities to set up a screening process for return of Indians.”
In a following tweet he said, ” Am asking our Ambassador @dhamugaddam to keep all those concerned updated of the progress. Am also tracking this personally.”
— Dr. S. Jaishankar (@DrSJaishankar) March 1, 2020
Kerala Chief Minister Pinarayi Vijayan had written to Jaishankar to take necessary steps immediately for the evacuation of more than a hundred Indian fishermen, that includes from Kerala.