The Centre on Sunday issued an advisory to Indian citizens living in Ukraine, asking them to leave the country if not necessary, news agency ANI reported.
In view of continued tensions in Ukraine, all Indian nationals whose stay is not deemed essential and all Indian students are advised to leave Ukraine temporarily. Indian students are advised to also get in touch with respective student contractors for updates on charter flights,” the agency quoted the Centre’s advisory.
The Centre’s advisory comes amid looming threats of Russia invading Ukraine. There are about 20,000 Indians living in the eastern European country, out of which 18,000 are students.