38 Indians were stranded in Socotra island after a cyclone hit the area.
Indian naval ship INS Sunayna, carrying the rescued Indians, entered the Porbandar harbour in Gujarat at around 9 AM, Navy Spokesperson Capt D K Sharma said.
The Indians were stranded in Socotra island after a cyclone hit the area and INS Sunayna on Sunday had evacuated them in an operation christened “Nistar”.
The cyclone Mekunu had badly hit various parts of Oman and the Socotra island.
He said after completion of all the formalities, they were handed over to the civil administration to facilitate their return to native places.