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Details on helpline

Hindustan Times  CHANDIGARH, June 19, 2014
First Published: 22:41 IST(19/6/2014) | Last Updated: 22:50 IST(19/6/2014)

At least 78 families from across Punjab on Thursday furnished details of their relatives stuck in Iraq to the state government. The helplines are 0172-2740397, 2740035 and fax 0172-2740936.

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By 7pm, details were received from 10 families of Gurdaspur, four of Nawanshahr, 21 from Jalandhar, six each from Patiala and Hoshiarpur, 10 from Kapurthala, two each from Ludhiana and Rupnagar, one from Barnala, five from Pathankot and 11 from Fatehgarh Sahib. All deputy commissioners are also collecting information from their respective districts; it is being forwarded to the central government for further diplomatic action.


 

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