TS draws Centre's attention to woes Telangana workers abroad

Published on May 29, 2015 17:01:01 PM
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Union Foreign Affairs minister Sushma Swaraj met Labour ministers of all the states on Friday in New Delhi, where Telangana labour minister Nayini Narsimha Reddy brought her attention to the struggles of people of the state living in foreign countries.

Reddy also requested Swaraj to focus on resolving Telangana workers’ issues in the meeting, which mainly discussed regarding security and safety of the Indian workers living in foreign countries.

Reddy informed the union minister that thousands of people from Telangana are living and working in foreign countries like Gulf and the Telangana government has outlined many ideas for security of such workers.

Speaking to Swaraj, he stated that it is the Telangana government's responsibility to protect workers from the state and the government is taking this responsibility very seriously.