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PoK returnee arrested

Last Updated: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 18:20

Srinagar: A man, who recently returned from Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK), has been arrested in Kupwara district of north Kashmir, a police spokesman said on Wednesday.

Abdul Hamid Sheikh was arrested yesterday by a police team in Sheikhpora village in Handwara, some 90-km from here, he said.

Sheikh had illegally exfiltrated to PoK in 1998, the spokesman said without divulging further details.

First Published: Wednesday, December 19, 2012 - 18:20
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