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Fijian Students In Bangalore Safe

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs assures all Fijian parents, families and friends of students in Bangalore, India, that they are safe. This follows sporadic attacks on foreign students in and
03 Feb 2016 10:44
Fijian Students In Bangalore Safe
One of the burnt vehicles in Bangalore, India. Photo: Wati Talebula

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs assures all Fijian parents, families and friends of students in Bangalore, India, that they are safe.

This follows sporadic attacks on foreign students in and around Bangalore as the result of an alleged accident involving an African student.

The Fijian High Commission in New Delhi is liaising with Indian institutions to monitor the situation and update the mission accordingly.

Nine students are currently studying at the Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies. The situation is calm at their university and Fijian students are safe. The Head of the Acharya Institute of Graduate Studies has reassured all international students to focus on their studies and not to panic.

 

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