Operation Safe Homecoming

  • Over 15,000 Indians safely evacuated from Libya March 12, 2011

    New Delhi: Operation Safe Homecoming is over with 15,000 Indians being evacuated from Libya by air and sea in two weeks. The last flight carrying stranded Indians in strife-torn Libya landed in New Delhi on Friday morning. There was visible relief and exhaustion on the faces of passengers many of...
  • Libya: More Indians to be evacuated by ship March 1, 2011

    New Delhi: The Indian government has launched a multi-pronged operation to evacuate 18,000 Indians stranded in violence-torn Libya. So far 1,200 Indians have been brought back safely under Operation Safe Homecoming. New Delhi is looking to evacuate 1300 more Indians by ship from Libyan port city of Benghazi, on Tuesday. Six-hundred...