Pakistani nationals repatriated


AmritsarPosted at: Jun 13, 2017, 1:03 AM; last updated: Jun 13, 2017, 1:03 AM (IST)

Pakistani prisoners cross over to Pakistan at the Wagah border post on Monday. Tribune photo

Tribune News Service

Amritsar, June 11

In a kind gesture, the Indian Government today repatriated 11 Pakistani nationals who were lodged in different jails here. The Pakistanis were handed over to Pakistan Rangers’ Deputy Superintendent Faisal at the Attari-Wagah Joint Check-Post in the presence of officials of customs, immigration and BSF.
As per information, two of them were released from the Amritsar jail, three each from Srinagar and Rajasthan, one each from Jammu, Ambala and Delhi. These Pakistan nationals were arrested for illegally stay and under the NDPS Act and were awarded imprisonment between eight to 15 years in various jails of India.

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