Apr 25: The government of India is happy that the seven Indian sailors who were on the ship Rwabee and under the detention of the Houthis in Yemen since 02 January 2022 have been released. They reached Muscat yesterday and are expected to travel back to India shortly.
The government of India had been exerting all efforts for the release of the Indian crew members over the past months. The government of India had been in touch with various parties to ensure the safety and well-being of our sailors during this time. The issue was also taken up by the Indian delegation at the UN Security Council.
The government of India would like to thank all concerned parties for the release of the Indian sailors, in particular the Government of Oman.Disclaimer: We donot claim that the images used as part of the news published are always owned by us. From time to time, we use images sourced as part of news or any related images or representations. Kindly take a look at our image usage policy on how we select the image that are used as part of the news.