Operation Ganga

Jaishankar calls on Slovak PM; discusses Ukraine conflict, defence cooperation

Jaishankar arrived here on Thursday on the first leg of his two-nation tour to Slovakia and the Czech Republic to impart further momentum in ties with the two central European countries.

published on : 3rd June 2022

Ukraine evacuation: Making students chant slogans favouring government self-defeating spectacle, says Manish Tewari

India has a long history of conducting such evacuations and it has conducted 23 such evacuations since 1962-63, including from Burma, Kuwait, Lebanon and Libya, Tewari said.

published on : 5th April 2022

Around 40-50 Indians still in Ukraine, of which only few willing to return: Government

The Ukrainian authorities had shut down the country's airspace for civilian aircraft after the Russian attack on February 24.

published on : 1st April 2022

15-20 Indians want to leave Ukraine, being provided all help: MEA

"About 50 Indians were there, our assessment is that 15-20 people who want to leave that country, the others who are there do not want to leave right now. We are providing as much help as possible."

published on : 17th March 2022

Despite challenges, govt safely brought back 22,500 Indians from Ukraine: Jaishankar

“At the direction of the Prime Minister, we launched Operation Ganga. Indians were dispersed across Ukraine, posing logistical challenges for the government," the minister said.

published on : 15th March 2022

From jaws of death: Medical students recount horrific time in Ukraine on return

Narrating his tale, medical student Dhruv Pandita claimed that he was held hostage along with some other students in Sumy.

published on : 12th March 2022

Five Indian students still stuck in Ukraine's Kherson, claims Rajasthan activist

Charmesh Sharma claimed that the students, who have taken refuge inside a building amid a fierce Russian military offensive, got in touch with him via WhatsApp and narrated their plight.

published on : 12th March 2022

Operation Ganga and the emergence of civis indicus sum

Civis romanus sum established that to be a Roman citizen meant something special. The same is happening now in India.

published on : 12th March 2022

Flights carrying students land in Delhi; India expresses gratitude to Russia, Ukraine, Red Cross

The flight, which was conducted by the IAF using its C-17 military transport plane, landed at the air base here at 12.15 pm.

published on : 11th March 2022

It's a miracle to have survived war: Evacuated Indian students recall experiences

Dheeraj Kumar, a sixth-year medical student in Sumy State University, said he was pleased to see his parents at the Indira Gandhi International Airport here.

published on : 11th March 2022

Operation Ganga: How social media helped Indian students stranded in Ukraine

Ever since a Russian offensive began in Ukraine, social media platforms have been flooded with videos and photos by those stranded in the east European country, soldiers and even politicians.

published on : 10th March 2022

Ukraine-Russia war: IAF flight with 119 Indians, 27 foreigners lands in Delhi from Bucharest

India has been evacuating its citizens from war-torn Ukraine's neighbouring countries such as Romania, Hungary, Slovakia and Poland as the Ukrainian airspace has been shut since February 24.

published on : 10th March 2022

Opinion divided over medical education resumption of Ukraine returnees 

While the Maharashtra government is contemplating online lessons, a medical education association in Punjab has said these students should not be admitted in-state colleges.

published on : 10th March 2022

Operation Ganga: BJP attacks Congress for ‘misleading’ politics on Ukraine evacuation effort 

Lashing out at Congress, Union Minister Piyush Goyal said Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself oversaw Operation Ganga to ensure safe evacuation.

published on : 10th March 2022

Journey on train amidst sounds of explosion: Indian students recount Ukraine horror as 'Operation Ganga' nears end

While students from universities across Ukraine reached the borders of Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and Romania on their own, those in Sumy were terrorised.

published on : 10th March 2022
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