Aug 12: The Government of India is closely monitoring ongoing developments in Niger. In light of the prevailing situation, Indian nationals whose presence is not essential are advised to leave the country as soon as possible. They may bear in mind that air space is currently closed. When departing through a land border, utmost precautions may be taken to ensure safety and security.
Those who may be planning to travel to Niger in the coming days are also similarly advised to reconsider their travel plans until the situation normalizes.
All those Indian nationals who have not registered with the Indian Embassy in Niamey are strongly advised to do so expeditiously.
Indian nationals can reach emergency contact in the Embassy of India, Niamey (+ 227 9975 9975) for any assistance.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.