India's Ambassador to Saudi Arabia, Dr Ausaf Sayeed, flagged off the event and also participated in the rally, which was organised in association with the Diplomatic Quarter Authority and Saudi Cycling Federation.
“A few days ago, under the leadership of A K Singh from Indian Embassy, the youths were rescued from Chabahar and brought to Tehran. They will be returning to India on Wednesday,” said Sk Jinnar Ali, chairman of NATC.
A rocket landed in premises of Indian embassy in Kabul causing minor damage to a structure on the rear side of the compound. The Ministry of External Affairs, however, said there was no fire or casualties