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Two Indians held captive in Libya since 2015 rescued: Swaraj

Updated: Sep 15, 2016 10:39 IST

New Delhi [India], Sept. 15 (ANI): External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Thursday informed that two Indians who were held captive in Libya for over a year have been rescued.

T. Gopalakrishna from Andhra Pradesh and C. Balaramkishan from Telangana were kidnapped on July 29 last year.

In her tweet, Swaraj wrote, "Happy to inform that T Gopalakrishna (AP) & C BalaramKishan (Telangana) who were captive in Libya since 29 July 2015 have been rescued." (ANI)