Russia-Ukraine War: Safety of Indian Students Paramount says PM Modi

Prime Minister Modi calls for "concerted efforts from all sides to return to the path of diplomatic negotiations and dialogue," in phone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on the Ukrainian crisis.

Russia-Ukraine War: Safety of Indian Students Paramount says PM Modi
Prime Minister Modi and Russian President Vladimir. Putin Source: PIB

In a telephone call with Russian President Vladimir Putin on Thursday, Prime Minister Modi “appealed for an immediate cessation of violence.”

Family of an Indian student studying in Ukraine pleads in front of a police officer to allow them to see officials at Russian embassy in New Delhi, India, Friday, Feb. 25, 2022. Photographs by: Rajeev Bhatt

He reiterated his "long-standing conviction that the differences between Russia and the NATO group can only be resolved through honest and sincere dialogue” and called for “concerted efforts from all sides to return to the path of diplomatic negotiations and dialogue.”

Advisory by the Indian Embassy in Kyiv to Indian nationals in Ukraine. Source: Twitter/@IndiainUkraine