Twenty Indians are among those staying at the Mali hotel which is under jihadist attack, Bureaucracy Today has learnt.
According to sources, those twenty Indian people work for an Indian business group based in Dubai and have a permanent room in the hotel.
Indian diplomat in Ministry of External Affairs Vikas Swaroop tweeted: “According to current info there are 20 Indians staying in the hotel. Our Ambassador is continuously in touch with them & monitoring it.”
The gunmen went on a shooting rampage at the luxury Radisson Blu hotel in Mali's capital Bamako today, seizing 170 guests and staff in an ongoing hostage-taking.