Mangaluru: Seven Afghan returnees from Dakshina Kannada visited police commissioner N Shashi Kumar here at the police commissioner’s office on Wednesday August 25.
Jagadish Poojary, Melwin Monteiro, Dency Monteiro, Dinesh Rai from Bajpe, Jagadish Poojary from Hosangady near Moodbidri, Desmond Davis D’Souza from Kinnigoli Pakshikere, and Shravan Anchan from Urwa who were airlifted from Afghanistan met the police commissioner N Shashi Kumar.
Speaking to the reporters here N Shashi Kumar said, “Seven of them were airlifted from a NATO military base were working in various fields. On August 23 and 24, they arrived in Mangaluru. They arrived at Mangaluru via Kabul, Qatar, Delhi, and Mumbai. They had no idea what was going on outside the base because they were on a military base. Outside of the base, they had no contact with other Indians,” he added.