11 Pakistani prisoners released by India

India today released the prisoners and handed them over to authorities of that country at the Wagah border post.

Published: 12th June 2017 07:40 PM  |   Last Updated: 12th June 2017 07:40 PM   |  A+A-

By PTI

NEW DELHI:  Amid ongoing tension between the two neighbours, India today released 11 Pakistani prisoners and handed them over to authorities of that country at the Wagah border post.     

The Pakistani nationals were released after they completed their respective prison terms, official sources said.     

The move came days after Prime Minister Narendra Modi exchanged greetings with his Pakistani counterpart Nawaz Sharif at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation summit in Astana. 

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