Friday, June 13, 2008

This is what we do to our own people

This little news item, from The Hindu, 13 June 2008, broke my heart.

Two Pakistanis jailed as “Indians” for a decade

ISLAMABAD: Pakistani authorities had mistakenly jailed two of its nationals for a decade, suspecting them to be “Indians,” a visiting Indian judicial delegation found on Thursday. This was discovered when a four-member Indian team of the bilateral Judicial Committee on Prisoners visited Indian fishermen held in the Youthful Offenders’ Industrial School or juvenile jail in the port city of Karachi.

There is NO READ MORE OPTION in this post.

No comments: