India feeds thousands of Gulf workers 'in crisis'

A general view over Kuwait City in the Gulf emerate where thousands of Indian labourers have been left stranded with no wages after losing their jobsNew Delhi was working Sunday to feed more than 10,000 Indian labourers stranded in the Gulf with no wages after losing their jobs, in what Foreign Minister Sushma Swaraj called a “food crisis”. In a series of tweets, Swaraj said the migrant workers were facing “extreme hardship” and that two junior foreign ministers will be sent to Saudi Arabia and Kuwait to take up the issue with authorities. “Large number of Indians have lost their jobs in Saudi Arabia and Kuwait.

Share this article