Coronavirus outbreak: Rahul Gandhi demands govt to bring back Indian workers stranded in Middle East

Updated: Apr 15, 2020, 11:42 IST | ANI | Mumbai

A total of 11,439 COVID-19 positive cases have been reported

Rahul Gandhi
Rahul Gandhi

Congress leader Rahul Gandhi on Wednesday demanded the Central government to bring back Indian workers stranded in the Middle East due to the COVID-19 crisis.

"The #Covid19 crisis & shutting of businesses in the Middle East have left thousands of Indian workers in deep distress & desperate to return home. The Govt must organise flights to bring home our brothers & sisters most in need of assistance, with quarantine plans in place," Gandhi tweeted.

In India, a total of 11,439 COVID-19 positive cases have been reported, including 1,305 cured/discharged and 377 deaths.

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