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Racial profiling with Indian women: Sushma Swaraj takes up issue with Frankfurt airport authorities

The Woman In Her Facebook Post Had Alleged That She Was Asked To Strip By Security Officials At The Frankfurt Airport.

PTI | Updated on: 03 Apr 2017, 11:16:41 AM
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj - file photo

New Delhi :

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj has taken up with Frankfurt airport authorities the matter of an Indian woman being asked to strip by the security officials during her travel on March 29.

“@CGIFranfurt has taken up this matter with Frankfurt Airport authorities. The matter has been referred to the Police for investigation,” External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted on Sunday. 

“We are awaiting report of the police investigation,” she said.

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The woman in her Facebook post had alleged that she was asked to strip by security officials at the Frankfurt airport while she was on way to Iceland from Bengaluru

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First Published : 03 Apr 2017, 09:32:00 AM