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Indian fishermen return home from Pakistan jail

Wednesday, 28 May 2014 - 10:48am IST | Place: New Delhi | Agency: ANI
  • narendra-modi-nawaz-sharif Narendra Modi and Nawaz Sharif's bilateral talks results in release of Indian fishermen

Out of the 151 fishermen released by the Pakistan government, one reached his home in Varanasi this morning.

The fisherman, Dinesh Vishwakarma, was released as part of a goodwill gesture by the Pakistan government after Nawaz Sharif's visit to India for Narendra Modi's swearing-in ceremony.

Vishwakarma, who was kept in a Pakistani jail after he was accused of crossing the border, said that he was not subjected to any torture in jail. 


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