The scholar, Naveen Shekarappa Gyanagoudar, was a local of Chalageri in Karnataka’s Haveri district.
“Acquired the tragic information of Indian scholar Naveen shedding his life in Ukraine. My heartfelt condolences to his household and pals.
“I reiterate, GOI (Authorities of India) wants a strategic plan for protected evacuation. Each minute is treasured,” Rahul Gandhi wrote on Twitter.
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The Congress celebration expressed condolences to Gyanagoudar’s household and pals. It additionally urged the federal government to expedite the evacuation of Indians stranded in war-torn Ukraine.
“We’re deeply saddened by the tragic information of the demise of an Indian scholar in Ukraine. Our heartfelt condolences to his household and pals. We as soon as once more urge GoI (Authorities of India) to make sure the speedy and protected evacuation of our individuals,” it acknowledged in a tweet.
The MEA stated the overseas secretary is looking in ambassadors of Russia and Ukraine to reiterate its demand for “pressing protected passage” to Indian nationals who’re nonetheless in Kharkiv and in different cities which have develop into battle zones.
“Comparable motion can also be being undertaken by our ambassadors in Russia and Ukraine,” the MEA stated.
The Kharkiv metropolis is witnessing rising combating between the Ukrainian troops and Russian forces.