‘Repatriation

Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

Court orders repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen

By Zubair Ashraf KARACHI:  A court in Karachi on Tuesday ordered repatriation of 350 Indian fishermen after they pleaded guilty of fishing in Pakistani territorial waters. Judicial magistrate Salman Amjad Siddiqui visited the district jail in Malir to indict the fishermen, who have been detained since January 27. Cases were registered against them under Sections 3/4 […]

Voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees resumes at Chamkani

Voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees resumes at Chamkani

The process for voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa resumed on Monday, Radio Pakistan reported. The process had been temporarily suspended in November last year due to the onset of the winter season. A repatriation centre had been established in Chamkani near Peshawar to register and facilitate refugees who desire to return to […]

Cabinet approves ‘Repatriation and Management Policy for Afghan Refugees’

Cabinet approves ‘Repatriation and Management Policy for Afghan Refugees’

ISLAMABAD (Yes News) – The federal cabinet has approved Repatriation and Management Policy for Afghan Refugees today (Tuesday). A meeting of the Federal Cabinet is underway in Islamabad with Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in the chair. The meeting is considering a 32-point agenda including Electoral Reforms, establishment of Ehtesab Commission and other policies. The meeting will […]