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Man in Pak jail for 36 years to walk free next week: Jaipur MP

Press Trust of India  |  Jaipur 

A resident who is languishing in a jail for 36 years is likely to be released next week, according to the local here.

Union of state for external affairs V K told a delegation led by in today that will be set free on the eve of

The has assured us that would be released from the jail in on August 13, Bohra said.

He said the man, now 68, was sentenced to two months in prison but languished there because he did not have consular access over the years.

(Rural) police were told in May that is in The police received a request for the verification of his nationality.

This raised the hopes of Gajanand's wife and two sons Rakesh and Mukesh about seeing him again.

The said that it was not clear how Gajanand reached

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First Published: Thu, August 09 2018. 17:35 IST