MP RAVNEET SINGH BITTU MEETS EXTERNAL AFFAIRS MINISTER SUSHMA SWARAJ, REQUESTS TO RESCUE LUDHIANA WOMAN TRAPPED IN SAUDI


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ALSO APPEALS TO ASK OFFICIALS FOR ARRANGEMENTS TO BRING BODY OF LUDHIANA MAN FROM NEW SOUTH WALES

LUDHIANA, January 2, 2018: Member of Parliament (Lok Sabha) Ravneet Singh Bittu on Tuesday met the External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj and has sought her immediate intervention to help a local EWS Colony resident Kuldeep Kaur who is reported to be trapped in Saudi Arabia.

MP has appealed the minister to ask the officials to make arrangements of bringing the body of a Ludhiana resident Ravneet Singh of Gill Village from New South Wales.

He told Swaraj that Kuldeep Kaur was working in the Gulf country and has been suffering from the abuse at the hands of her employer. She is being made to work for long hours an undergoing from emotional and physical trauma. MP also informed the minister that the woman has no access to her passport and unable to contact her family. The woman has recently put up a video on social media and sought the help of the Indian Government.

MP has also apprised the minister that Ravneet had been working at Unit-II, Lloyd Street, Tweed Heads South, NSW 2486, prior to his death. Bu he expired on May 28 last year. His body has been kept at Newcastle Hospital, NSW. MP Mr. Sunil Jakhar and MP Mr. Gurjeet Singh Aujhla were also present in meeting.

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Tuesday, January 2, 2018