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Amid Taliban rule, Afghan students appeal to PM Modi for their return to India

The Free Press Journal | 27/05/2022 10:21 PM | Click to read full article

After the Taliban returned to the helm of government in Afghanistan, the Ministry of External Affairs in India (MEA) cancelled all existing Afghan visas, many of which were availed by students studying in Indian universities, and initiated an e-visa programme.

The constant struggle of not being able to attend online classes while also facing financial and mental woes has left the students in despair.