Pak-India swap prisoners lists: Pak rejects list

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Pakistan and India on Friday simultaneously exchanged annual lists of prisoners in other’s custody in Islamabad and New Delhi.
According to Article (i) of the Agreement on Consular Access signed between Pakistan and India on May 21, 2008, both countries are required to exchange lists of prisoners in each other’s custody on the first of January and July every year.
According to the list provided by India 470 Pakistani prisoners are languishing in Indian jails out of which 274 are common citizens and 90 are fishermen. While Pakistan rejecting to accept the list said that the count provided by India is wrong and there are 646 Pakistani prisoners in India
While according to list provided by Pakistan to India there are 348 Indian prisoners in Pakistan out of which 94 are fishermen and 274 common citizens.
According to the agreement both sides are also required to provide each other information on the arrest of and consular access to prisoners within 90 days of an arrest.

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  1. A country that actually bombed a Dam in Nepal so that their river water would not decrease can only be treated with respect -radioactive respect

  2. If the Ministry of Foreign Affairs / Ministry of Interior has the list of Pakistani prisoners as furnished by the Government of India on 1st July, 2011 then why is not being publicized in the daily newspapers. Is it a classified document?

  3. dear sir,hope u r fine.i wish u a lot more in our both world.if u r interested and have any information regarding any pakistanies who r detaind,captured or prisoned in any corner ofd this world plz let us know.we r ready to fight for then and raise our voice in media and in the court of law for them.awaiting ur reply.i travelled a lot of countries only for there release.plz come forward with us and join us in this struggle.it is also ashame for us that now inspite of being a nuclear power our pakistani's r behind the bars in different countries of the world.advocate c m farooq chairman# "VOICE" FOR THE HUMAN & PRISONErs' RIGHTS.0092-333-4693009.plz leave msg if cell is off.

  4. dear sir advocate c m farooq,
    sear sir through some resources that my uncle name Wali Muhammad is prisoner in indian jail ferozpur. please if you can do some thing for us we r very thankful to u. my contact no is 0092-300-5644556

  5. please sir check the name of my uncle in list Wali Muhammad S/O Faqeer Muhammad. Village Sherwan Teh & Distt Abbottabad. through some resource that he is alive in ferozpur jail please confirm us please sir we are very thankful to you for this anticipation. my cell no is 0092-300-5644556

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