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The Indian High Commission in Islamabad has granted a medical visa to an ailing Pakistani baby, after External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj responded in affirmative to the request of the baby's mother on Twitter.
"We will give medical visa for his treatment in India," Swaraj tweeted.
Sushma Swaraj (@SushmaSwaraj) August 29, 2017
"Dear Rohaan, your visa 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 visa for her son on Monday.
When I hug my child, he smiles. He know he is safe with me.August 28, 2017
"My son needs treatment. Why [does] he suffers. Request issuance of urgent medical visa," Mukhtar had written in a twitter post.