Around 200 IIOJK students stranded in Ukraine: JKSA

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As Russia announced military operations in Ukraine, at least 180 students from Indian illegally occupied Jammu and Kashmir are stuck in Ukraine.

Jammu and Students’ Association Spokesperson, Nasir Khuehami, told the media that 180 to 200 Kashmiri students studying in Ukraine in Colleges, Universities under professional and non-professional courses, are stuck there at a time when Russian Army has launched a massive military operation there.

“My son is studying at Ukraine and I am worried as I have lost contact with him,” said Aijaz Ahmed, a resident of Hyderpora, Srinagar.

Officials in IIOJK administration told the media that they have started the process to bring back all the students studying at Ukraine on fast track basis. “We are in touch with Ukraine Embassy officials and will ensure all Kashmiri students are safely brought back,” they said.—KMS

 

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