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Security of Indians abroad top priority: Sushma Swaraj

Welfare of Indians abroad must be your first priority, she tells Indian envoys of different countries

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Publish Date: May 28 2016 1:46PM | Updated Date: May 28 2016 3:42PM

Security of Indians abroad top priority: Sushma Swaraj

 The security of Indians abroad should be the top priority for Indian diplomats, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj said in national capital on Saturday, addressing an annual gathering of Indian Heads of Missions.

 
"The welfare and security of Indians abroad must be your first priority. EAM @SushmaSwaraj tells Heads of Mission in her address," external affairs ministry spokesperson Vikas Swarup tweeted.
 
In a separate tweet, he quoted Minister of State for External Affairs V.K. Singh as saying that the conference offered "an excellent opportunity to think collectively about foreign policy objectives".