New Delhi, May 16 (IBNS): As part of the Indian Navyâ€™s overseas deployment to the West Coast of Africa and the Mediterranean Sea, three Indian warships, INS Mumbai, INS Trishul and INS Aditya, arrived at Jeddah on Monday for a three-day visit, officials said on Tuesday.
Centre exploring to revive the option of sending pilgrims via sea route to Jeddah: Naqvi
New Delhi, Apr 14 (IBNS): Minister of State for Minority Affairs (Independent Charge) & Parliamentary Affairs, Mukhtar Abbas Naqvi has said that there is an â€œactive considerationâ€, in consultation with Shipping Ministry, on reviving the option of sending Haj pilgrims via sea route to Jeddah, Saudi Arabia in the coming days.
VK Singh arrives in Saudi Arabia
Jeddah, Aug 3 (IBNS): Union Minister Vijay Kumar Singh arrived in Saudi Arabia on Wednesday to assess the situation of the stranded Indian in the country.