New Delhi, Jul 6 UNI | 22 days ago

About 200 Indians landed here this morning from trouble torn Iraq.

The Indians arrived from Najaf in Iraq on a special chartered flight of Iraq Airways, chartered by the External affairs ministry, at 0430 hrs.

MEA sources said, ''in the next 48 hours, another batch of nearly 400 Indians will return to the country from Iraq.''

The MEA had also said it was estimated that about 1,200 Indians would have returned to the country at the government's cost by tomorrow.

(Posted on 06-07-2014)