2 March 2019, 16:21 PM
Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthman's debriefing has not begun yet, say media reports.
2 March 2019, 16:18 PM
Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman meets Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthman at a hospital in Delhi, reports ANI.
Delhi: Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman met Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthman in a hospital today. pic.twitter.com/fnli7ZQTlH
— ANI (@ANI) 2 March 2019
2 March 2019, 16:16 PM
The Wing Commander will stay at Air Force Officer's Mess, reports ANI.
2 March 2019, 15:03 PM
According to IAF officials, Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman met IAF Chief BS Dhanoa on Saturday morning and explained his detention in Pakistan. The Wing Commander will stay at Air Force Officer's Mess.
2 March 2019, 11:30 AM
2 March 2019, 11:28 AM
2 March 2019, 11:27 AM
India has reiterated its stand that any dialogue with Pakistan will take place only after the neighbouring country takes credible and visible action against terrorists, sources said on Saturday. Government sources said that there is no possibility of talks at any level till Pakistan acts against those harbouring terror on its soil. Sources also added that de-escalation in tensions between India and Pakistan will depend on whether there is an action taken by the latter. Read full report
2 March 2019, 11:26 AM
2 March 2019, 11:25 AM
After an unending wait, Indian Air Force pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman landed in Delhi late on Friday night. Those waiting for him with waited breath gave the air warrior a rousing welcome at the Palam airport. He was reportedly taken to a medical facility for examination thereafter. Read full report
2 March 2019, 11:24 AM
"It is good to be back in my country," was the first reaction of IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman as he set his foot back on Indian soil.
2 March 2019, 11:21 AM
Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan was present in Lahore to oversee the 'smooth' handing over captured Indian Air Force pilot to India at the Wagah border on Friday. Khan arrived in Lahore on Friday afternoon, a couple of hours before IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was brought to the Wagah border from Islamabad, amid high security. Read full report