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India sends home 22 Pak nationals

HT Correspondent, Hindustan Times  AMRITSAR, July 30, 2013
First Published: 18:56 IST(30/7/2013) | Last Updated: 18:57 IST(30/7/2013)

In a goodwill gesture, the Indian Government on Tuesday released 22 Pakistani nationals who were lodged in various Indian jails on different charges.Out of the 22 Pakistani Nationals sent home, 19 were fishermen whereas three were nabbed on the charges of illegal border crossing.

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The 22 Pakistani nationals were handed over to the Pakistani Rangers by BSF through the Attari Border.

Happy on returning home, fishermen demanded that lenient view must be taken towards them as they go into sea for earning livelihood.


 

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