MEA Launches MADAD to Help Indian Students Abroad in an Emergency

MADAD is a “Consular Grievances Monitoring System”  which will be addressing grievances of Indians studying abroad.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj. (Photo: Reuters)

In the absence of any data on Indian students studying abroad, the Ministry of External Affairs has launched a registration module for them so they could be reached in case of emergency.

MADAD is a “Consular Grievances Monitoring System”  which will be addressing grievances of Indians studying abroad ranging from court cases to transportation of mortal remains and it will also help the Embassy to reach out to them in case of any emergency.

Information on MADAD portal states:

Only grievances falling under the consular jurisdiction of concerned Indians Diplomatic Mission mentioned in the grievance, filled in by the grievant, will be entertained by the Indian Diplomatic Mission.

(With inputs from PTI)

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