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Pakistan to release 115 Indian fishermen

The move comes a week before External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee travels to Islamabad.

india Updated: Jan 08, 2007 19:03 IST

Pakistan on Monday decided to release 115 Indian fishermen as a "goodwill" gesture, less than a week before External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee travels to Islamabad.

The "unilateral" decision of the Pakistan government was conveyed to the Indian side, Pakistan's Deputy High Commissioner Afrasiab said.