85 Afghans held in Pakistan

Islamabad, Sep 14 (IANS) As many as 85 Afghan nationals have been held while illegally travelling to Pakistan's port city of Karachi from Quetta, capital city of Balochistan province.

The 85 were arrested following a tip off to the security forces who stopped a Karachi-bound passenger bus and arrested the Afghan nationals under Foreign Act, Daily Times reported Saturday.

The security sources said the arrested afghan citizens were travelling without documents. They were shifted to undisclosed location for investigation.


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