The household of Sainikhesh Ravichandran, an Indian scholar who has joined a pro-Ukrainian militia—Georgian Nationwide Legion—are extraordinarily fearful and anguished.
Hailing from Coimbatore in southern Tamil Nadu state, Sainikhesh—a scholar on the Nationwide Aerospace College in Ukraine’s Kharkiv—is alleged to have volunteered to hitch the forces which might be combating towards Russia.
When contacted his mom, Jhansi Lakshmi informed WION that she final spoke to him round 5 days in the past. Nevertheless, she added that their household was extraordinarily anguished and never able to disclose any additional.
In line with studies, Indian intelligence officers had not too long ago visited the household’s residence close to Thudiyalur in western Coimbatore district and apprised them of the boy having joined the Ukraine forces.
It’s being claimed that the 21-year-old had been eager to hitch the Indian armed forces when he was in his house nation. Even his social media profile exhibits footage of personnel wearing navy fight gear, brandishing an assault rifle.
There are additionally different footage doing the rounds on social media purportedly exhibiting the Indian scholar posing with the Ukrainian forces, all wearing navy fight gear.
Nevertheless, WION couldn’t independently confirm the authenticity of the footage of the boy in navy fatigues.
This improvement comes at a time when India continues to evacuate hundreds of its college students from war-torn Ukraine and its contiguous nations by way of particular flights operated by each personal carriers and the Indian Air Pressure.