India has made arrangements for evacuation of its nationals, especially students, from Lugansk region of Ukraine to its capital Kyiv.
The region is marked by frequent violent clashes.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said that five hundred train tickets have been arranged by the Indian Embassy to transport the Indian nationals.
He said, the embassy is also making arrangements for their transportation, transit accommodation and meals.
The Embassy will also be assisting the nationals with their onward booking, preponing of flights and fresh bookings for those who do not hold any onward booking.