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J&K resident returns to India after 14 years of imprisonment in Pakistan

JAMMU: A man, who was in Pakistan jail, returned to India after 14 years. Dharam Singh served 14 years of imprisonment in Lahore’s Kot Lakhpat Jail. Singh returned to India via the Attari-Wagah border in Amritsar on April 19.
Singh is a resident of Jammu and Kashmir’s Doda district and had crossed the border unknowingly in 2003. “He crossed over to Pakistan by mistake in 2003 and served a jail term of 14 years. He will be quarantined for 14 days followed by a round of medical tests. Later, his family will be called and he will be handed over to them,” police said.

 

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