Iran released nine Indians detained from the UAE’s seized ship MT Riya on Thursday. According to reports, a total of 21 Indians are currently in Iran. In the beginning of this month, Iran seized MT Ria of UAE for violating its maritime boundary, there were 12 Indian riders in it. After this, he was caught by the Gulf of Hormuz in Britain’s Stena Impero oil tanker. There were also 18 Indian crew members in this. That is, the total of 30 Indians were in the hands of Iran. India has been in touch with the Iranian High Commission since the seizure of these two vessels. On Thursday, Iran granted concurrent access to 18 Indian nationals who were detained by Stana Impero to the Indian Embassy.