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Pakistan handed over a list of Indian prisoners

July 1, 2018 | Ministries, Official News | Share:

Islamabad, July 01, 2018 (PPI-OT):The Government of Pakistantoday handed over a list of 471 Indian prisoners (53 civil + 418 fishermen) in Pakistan to the High Commission of India in Islamabad. This is consistent with the provisions of the Consular Access Agreement between Pakistan and India, signed on 21 May 2008, under which both countries are required to exchange lists of prisoners in each other’s custody twice a year, on 1 January and 1 July, respectively.The Indian Government will also hand over the list of Pakistani prisoners to Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi.

For more information, contact:
Spokesman
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Government of Pakistan
Tell: +92-51-9205494
Fax: +92-51-9204202
Cell: +92-336-5644459
Website: www.mofa.gov.pk

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