NowPakistan.com
Pakistan World

Thailand releases 17 Pakistani prisoners and hands over to embassy

BANGKOK: Thailand authorities released 17 Pakistani prisoners and handed over to Pakistan embassy today (Friday), who were jailed in the country.

Pakistani nationals were imprisoned at Bangkok’s high-security Klong Prem prison. The prisoners were handed over to the officials of Pakistan’s embassy in Thailand.

Three officials of Pakistan’s Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) reached Bangkok airport to take custody of the prisoners. Pakistani prisoners will be brought to Islamabad airport tonight.

The release of Pakistani prisoners from Thai jails became possible after restoration of concerned bilateral agreement with Thailand. Bilateral extradition agreement with the country was suspended in year 2015.

also read..

BBC reverses ruling on staffer Naga Munchetty’s remarks on Trump

News Editor

PM Imran orders release of convicted, under-trial women prisoners fulfilling SC criteria

News Editor

Protests, boycotts overshadow Peter Handke’s Nobel prize win

News Editor

Defiant protesters hold rival parade on Lebanon independence day

News Editor

Farooq Abdullah’s arrest leaves India with few allies in Kashmir

News Editor

Showbiz apes find peace through painting in Florida retirement

News Editor

This website uses cookies to improve your experience. We'll assume you're ok with this, but you can opt-out if you wish. Accept Read More