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New Delhi, May 02, 2013
First Published: 16:34 IST(2/5/2013)
Last Updated: 16:35 IST(2/5/2013)
270 Indians in Pakistan jails
There were 215 fishermen and 55 other Indian nationals in Pakistan jails as of January 1 this year, the ministry of external affairs (MEA) announced in New Delhi on Thursday.
The figures were according to the lists exchanged between India and Pakistan on January 1 each year, MEA spokesperson Syed Akbaruddin said at a press conference on a day that Indian prisoner Sarabjit Singh died in a Lahore hospital after being attacked by his fellow inmates.
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