Mortal remains of 38 construction workers to be flown home

India to receive bodies of 39 workers killed by IS in Iraq

V.K. Singh is expected to fly back with the bodies in an Indian Air Force Boeing C17 aircraft that can lift up to 70 tonnes of weight.

"I will be flying straight to Amritsar followed by Patna and Kolkata", he said. The Indian government will bring back mortal remains of 38 Indian out of 39 as a case is still pending for man's remains.

Sources also said that the minister is expected to bring back the bodies by late Monday or Tuesday.

Meanwhile, a kin of one of the deceased Indian said that she hopes that the Indian government provides employment to the family of the ISIS-slain people.

"All necessary arrangements have been made to transport the mortal remains of 31 Indians killed in Iraq, who hail from different places in Punjab and Himachal, to their native places when the bodies reach tomorrow", Amritsar Deputy Commissioner Kamaldeep Singh Sangha said Sunday.

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Earlier on Saturday, Singh said that the legal procedures of obtaining the mortal remains of the 39 Indians killed in Iraq had been completed and New Delhi was waiting for Baghdad to give the green signal.

While Iraq's Martyr's Foundation has been able to determine the DNA match for 38 Indians, the 39th Indian Raju Yadav's DNA matching is still under process.

"Mortal remains were sent to Baghdad".

A group of Indian labourers, mostly from Punjab, Bihar and Himachal, was taken hostage by ISIS when it overran Iraq's second largest city Mosul in 2014.

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