To look after the 142 Rohingya refugees in Andaman and Nicobar Islands,

United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR),

Expressed gratitude to the Indian officials on Monday.

Let the boat stop near Shaheed Dweep a day before,

Coastal security agencies had stopped,

Which included 47 women and 59 minors.

This boat was leaving from Bangladesh and going towards Indonesia.

UNHCR spokesperson for Asia and the Pacific,

Babar Baloch said that,

Thanks to the Indian Coast Guard and authorities for protecting them.

Work done by Indian officials for humanity,

It was a relief for the stranded people.