33 Pak espionage modules neutralised in last 4 years: Govt

A total of 33 Pakistan-backed espionage modules were neutralised in the country resulting in the arrest of 50 espionage agents in last four years, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

PTI| Last Updated: Dec 09, 2014, 16:22 PM IST

New Delhi: A total of 33 Pakistan-backed espionage modules were neutralised in the country resulting in the arrest of 50 espionage agents in last four years, Lok Sabha was informed on Tuesday.

The Pakistani spies, including some retired Indian government officials, were arrested during the period of January 2011 and November 2014, Minister of State for Home Haribhai Parathibhai Chaudhary said.

It has come to notice that Pakistani intelligence agencies, particularly the ISI, is conducting espionage activities in the country, he said in reply to a written question.