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Coronavirus | Help stranded Indians, Sharad Pawar urges MEA

The Hindu | 09/03/2020 11:25 AM | Click to read full article

“In the wake of the alarming Covid-19 issue, I voiced my concerns to Dr. S. Jaishankar ji, Union Minister of External Affairs regarding more than 40 Indian citizens stranded at Qom city in Iran. They are distressed and in urgent need of medical help and general assistance (sic),” Mr. Pawar tweeted. Iran is among the countries grappling with the outbreak, which has claimed 194 lives in that country.