"I want to assure the families that the government and I will try our very best... make every effort."
New Delhi, June 19 - The government Thursday said it was making all possible efforts to ensure the release of the 40 Indian workers abducted in Iraq.

I am personally mulling over all options. The government is making all kinds of efforts. We are not leaving any stone unturned, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj told reporters here.

I am personally supervising this. I will be meeting some of (the kin of the abducted Indians), she said.

I want to assure the families that the government and I will try our very best... make every effort.

The 40 Indians working for a Turkish construction company have been abducted in violence-hit Iraq's Mosul area, which has been taken over by Sunni insurgents.


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