GUWAHATI: Ten out of at the least 124 Assam college students caught in Ukraine reached India on Sunday, even because the state authorities has activated a number of helpline numbers to succeed in out to the folks from the state stranded within the war-torn European nation.
Six college students, who’ve been evacuated by the Union exterior affairs ministry, arrived at Mumbai and New Delhi by midday in separate flights. “We learn about 124 folks from Assam who have been from Ukraine. All are college students. Of them, six arrived by round 11 am on Sunday. However once more, 124 is an estimate, the precise numbers might differ,” Assam chief secretary Jishnu Barua instructed TOI on Sunday afternoon.
One other 4 Assam college students, stranded in Ukraine, have been evacuated by MEA. They arrived in New Delhi at 6.05 pm on Sunday. The scholars — Shamanay Kr Sarmah (Nagaon), Angshuman Sharma (Nalbari), Gunajit Kashyap (Kamakhya) and Shajan Hazarika (Nagaon) — are finding out drugs in TNMU Ukraine.
Officers of Assam Bhawans in Mumbai and New Delhi have acquired the scholars and have made the mandatory preparations to ship them residence. “The Assam authorities is in fixed contact with the ministry of exterior affairs for hassle-free evacuation and secure journey of the scholars,” mentioned a authorities launch. It mentioned the opposite evacuated college students are Tanmayee Parashar, Siya Das, Daisy Basumatary and Kritika Basant (Guwahati), Anurag Bhuyan (Gohpur) and Himashree Kakati (Sualkuchi).
Tanmayee and Siya arrived in Mumbai and are in Assam Bhawan there. Preparations are being made to ship them residence by the Assam authorities officers, acknowledged the discharge.
Anurag from Gohpur in Biswanath district and Kritika from Guwahati have been acquired by officers from Assam Bhawan, Delhi, on arrival at 3.15 am. A authorities spokesperson mentioned each the scholars of drugs at BSMU Ukraine will probably be staying with their family members in Delhi and air journey from Delhi to Guwahati will probably be organized accordingly. The tickets have been organized by the Assam authorities.
Two different college students, Himashree and Daisy, who arrived in New Delhi at 9.15 am on Sunday, will probably be staying in Assam Home, Delhi earlier than flying residence. Himashree hails from Bongshar, Sualkuchi close to Guwahati, whereas Daisy is from Maligaon space within the metropolis. Each are finding out drugs at UZHNU, a number one varsity in Ukraine.
“All the scholars have been finding out drugs in several universities and schools in Ukraine,” the spokesperson mentioned.
In the meantime, some college students caught in Ukraine mentioned they’re pleading with the Indian embassy however contemplating restricted capability within the flights, they’ve been requested to attend. “We consider that it could take at the least a few weeks to evacuate all Indian college students as a result of there’s a enormous rush and flights are restricted. One a number of a whole bunch have been evacuated however the variety of stranded Indian college students are in hundreds,” mentioned a scholar from Sumy metropolis that also has a number of Assam college students.

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