Indians in UAE unhappy with Modi govt’s repatriation plans


Passengers have their travel documents checked before departure at Dubai International Airport. Photo: AFP/File Indians in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) have voiced concerns about a “massive” operation announced by New Delhi to bring home some of the hundreds of thousands of nationals stranded by coronavirus restrictions. “It is just propaganda,” said Ishan, an Indian expatriate in Dubai, one of seven emirates in the UAE and long a magnet for foreign workers.