Around 6,500 Indians are in jails in 68 countries: Centre

New Delhi: As many as 6,483 Indian nationals are in jails in 68 countries, with a maximum of 1,469 being detained in Saudi Arabia, the Lok Sabha was informed Wednesday.

Over 6000 Indians languishing in foreign jails

Over 6,000 Indians are currently languishing in foreign jails with maximum of 1,400 being lodged in Saudi Arabia, for range of crimes like violation of visa rules, overstay, illegal entry and robbery.

6,569 Indian prisoners lodged in foreign jails

As many as 6,569 Indian prisoners are lodged in foreign jails for various crimes such as illegal entry and overstay.