New Delhi, Jan 12: External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj helped an Indian woman stranded at the Kuala Lumpur international airport in bringing back the mortal remains of her son.
The minister’s initiated after a netizen sought her help in the matter through a tweet.
Taking to Twitter, he stated ” Dear Sushma Swaraj URGENT AND KIND REQUEST *one of my close friend & his mom travelled from Australia to India. In Kuala Lumpur International Airport, my friend collapsed suddenly and passed away. My Friend’s mom is alone in KLIA and don’t know much to get help”.
Reacting to tweet, Swaraj assured help from the Indian High Commission in Kuala Lumpur and said the body would be flown to India at the government’s expense.
She should not worry. Indian High Commission officials are reaching the Kuala Lumpur airport. The body will be flown to India at our expense. An official of the Indian High Commission will escort the grieving mother to India. https://t.co/8Yjvqx2gNd
— Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) January 11, 2018
“Indian High Commission official is escorting the mother and mortal remains of the deceased son from Malaysia to Chennai. My heartfelt condolences to the bereaved family”, Swaraj said.
Woman along with her son was travelling from Australia to India, in an unfortunate incident, her son died suddenly at the Kuala Lumpur international airport.