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Pakistan court relieves 350 Indians jailed for illegal fishing

Fishermen from both countries are harassed as there's no boundary between the two in the Arabian sea

IANS  |  Islamabad 

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A in Islamabad on Wednesday ordered the release of 350 Indian fishermen, who were jailed for

Judicial Magistrate Malir Salman Amjid Siddiqui in his order told the Interior Ministry to release the who at the earliest.

The judge in his order said the eight months spent in a Pakistani jail by the has been considered their punishment.

The from both the countries routinely find themselves arrested for as there is no clear boundary between and in the

First Published: Wed, May 24 2017. 19:50 IST
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