India hands over Pakistan national to Pakistan

BSF did not register any case against the Pakistani national for crossing to India.

Published: 04th February 2017 07:55 PM  |   Last Updated: 04th February 2017 07:55 PM   |  A+A-

By Express News Service

ATTARI: In a goodwill gesture, the BSF today handed over a Pakistani national who crossed into to India inadvertently back to his home country. BSF did not register any case against the Pakistani national for crossing to India, a senior BSF official said.

BSF DIG J S Kataria said BSF troops of Border Out Post Rattan Khurd, Amritsar Sector apprehended the Pakistani national identified as Nemshah, aged 35, and a resident of Nagga Chak, Faislabad, Pakistan, after he crossed the international boundary and entered inside Indian territory near the border fence.

However, as Nemshah had inadvertently crossed over to the Indian territory, Pakistani Rangers were contacted and the apprehended Pakistani national was handed over to them, Kataria said.

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