Bangladeshi arrested near Indo-Pak border

Bangladeshi national Musalam Khan was arrested when he was heading towards the Indo-Pak border in Kathua for crossing over to Pakistan.

india Updated: Mar 17, 2006 11:54 IST

A Bangladeshi national was arrested on Friday when he was heading towards the Indo-Pak border in Kathua for crossing over to Pakistan, official sources said.

Identified as Musalam Khan, the Bangladeshi national was arrested at Ganjuchak forward belt near the International Border in Hiranagar tehsil of the district, they said.

He was trying to exfiltrate to Pakistan, the sources said adding nothing incriminating was recovered from him.

First Published: Mar 17, 2006 11:26 IST