Dear Smt. Sushma Swaraj Ji,
I would like to express my gratitude for all the consular support being made by the Indian Mission in Cairo in expediting the trial of Pastor Yovan Selvamony who was part of tourist group, from Kerala, on a package tour for Holy Land (Israel, Jordan Egypt).
Pastor Yovan Selvamony was detained at Taba on Egypt- Israel border, for possessing 900 tablets of TREMADOL (pain reliever) that he was carrying for his cousin sister in USA. He was planning to travel to USA by separating himself from the group on the return journey from Cairo. He was not aware that the drug is banned in Egypt. (more…)