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579 Pakistani prisoners released from Saudi Arabia

579 Pakistani prisoners released from Saudi Arabia

Islamabad - Mohammed bin Salman had ordered their release during his Pakistan visit.



By APP

Published: Thu 26 Sep 2019, 10:08 AM

Last updated: Thu 26 Sep 2019, 12:17 PM

A sub-committee of the National Assembly Standing Committee on Overseas Pakistani and Human Resource Development on Wednesday was informed that so far 579 Pakistani prisoners had been repatriated from Saudi Arabia to the country.

"These prisoners were released from Saudi jails on the order of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman during his recent visit to Pakistan", the committee was briefed.


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