The General V.K. Singh, the Minister of State for External Affairs on Wednesday said that the ministry works in a subtle manner until the task is done.
"Happy to share. You all must have been seen on Twitter about Father Tom. It underlines one thing that the ministry of external affairs works quietly. It works without making too much of noise, and ultimately gets the work done." Singh said.
"We know the type of criticism that had come to a couple of times when Father Tom disappeared in Yemen. We are happy that he has come back safe and I am sure people will appreciate that we were able to get him out safe and sound," he added.
"I am happy to inform that Father Tom Uzhunnalil has been rescued." tweeted Minister of External Affairs Sushma Swaraj on Tuesday.