September 15th, 2011
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3000 Malayalees trapped in Afghanistan

Kabul: Of 4000  Indians, 3000 Malayalees are trapped in Afghanistan. Those who went to Dubai on transit visa are being shifted to Afghanistan where they are forced to work as mechanics for US Military.

Living in US military camps they are asked to mend US army vehicles. A worker in Afghanistan from Kerala told a private media channel that they are working in inhuman conditions. He also said that though they had made complaints to the Indian Embassy no action has been taken. As they are no having official documents they are trapped in Afghanistan are not being able to come back to their  home. Some have been trapped there for years together.

The workers are even afraid to protest against this atrocity. The Kerala government has said they would take necessary action.


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