Pakistan releases 40 Indian prisoners

 Pakistan has repatriated 40 Indian prisoners, including 35 fishermen from Gujarat, BSF officials said Sunday.

Attari (Punjab): Pakistan has repatriated 40 Indian prisoners, including 35 fishermen from Gujarat, BSF officials said Sunday.

The prisoners were brought late Saturday to the Attari-Wagah checkpost here, 30 km from Amritsar, and handed over to the Border Security Force by their Pakistani counterparts.

The fishermen were arrested for entering Pakistani waters. Most of the prisoners had been in Pakistani prisons for over one year. 

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. You can find out more by clicking this link

Close