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After Sushma's tweet, India grants medical visa to ailing Pakistani baby

Sushma Swaraj had announced that the Ministry will grant medical visa in all bonafide cases

ANI  |  New Delhi 

Sushma Swaraj
Sushma Swaraj

The Indian High Commission in has granted a medical to an ailing Pakistani baby, after External Affairs Minister responded in affirmative to the request of the baby's mother on

had said that would grant a medical to the newborn Pakistani.

"We will give medical for his treatment in India," Swaraj tweeted.
 

Hours after the tweet by the Minister, the Indian High Commission in informed on that the was granted.

"Dear Rohaan, your has been issued and dispatched to Lahore today itself. All the very best," the Indian High Commission said.

 

The mother of the ailing, Mehwish Mukhtar, had requested a medical for her son on Monday.
 

"My son needs treatment. Why [does] he suffers. Request issuance of urgent medical visa," Mukhtar had written in a post.

Earlier, in a special gesture on the occasion of India's 71st Independence Day, had announced that the Ministry will grant medical in all bonafide cases pending with them.

Swaraj took to and said, "On the auspicious occasion of India's Independence day, we will grant medical in all bonafide cases pending with us. @IndiainPakistan".

First Published: Wed, August 30 2017. 10:53 IST
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