Indian student, Harjot Singh was evacuated from Poland after he was shot during a firing in Kyiv, while he was trying to escape the war-torn capital city of Ukraine. He landed in India along with 200 others abroad an Air force C-17 flight on Monday, Mar. 7, 2022, at 7PM IST.
General VK Singh, who was in-charge of the evacuation operations in Poland, tweeted a video of him comforting Harjot who was seen in a stretcher at the Poland airport. The tweet read, “ With about 200 of us taking off from Rzeszow on the @IAF_MCC C-17 today, around 3000 will have been evacuated from Poland aboard 14 flights. Impressed by the resilience shown by #IndianStudents and the way their evacuation has been made possible by our people #OperationGanga.”
One of the passengers on the @iaf_mcc C-17 today will be Harjot Singh.— General Vijay Kumar Singh (@Gen_VKSingh) March 7, 2022
Let me assure the country that he is in good hands. The worst is behind him. I look forward to seeing him reunited with his family.
Hope he recuperates well and fast.#OperationGanga #NoIndianLeftBehind pic.twitter.com/TGlKa9EP8V