Mumbai heaquarters of Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Ltd.
Mumbai heaquarters of Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services Ltd.

Indian IL&FS employees held hostage in Ethiopia, India in talks with authorities

ANI | Updated: Nov 30, 2018 23:08 IST

New Delhi [India], Nov 30 (ANI): The Indian authorities have contacted the Ethiopian authorities and have placed the case of the seven Indians Infrastructure Leasing and Financial Services (IL&FS) Ltd. employees being held hostage in Ethiopia on priority, sources said on Friday.
"We have taken this matter up on priority with both the Ethiopian authorities and IL&FS management with a view to resolving this expeditiously. We are doing our best to ensure a settlement of this matter," the sources stated.
Seven employees of the IL&FS have reportedly been held hostage by the local staff of the company since November 24 because of non-payment of salaries.
The matter is under investigation and more details are awaited. (ANI)

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