Pakistan releases Abhinandan

Pakistan releases Abhinandan

Agency News

Pakistan has released the Indian Air Force Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman on Friday.

IAF pilot Abhinandan Varthaman had been handed over to Indian High Commission in Pakistan. From there he was brought to the Attari-Wagah border. The Border Security Force (BSF) had cancelled its flag-lowering and retreat ceremony at the border in view of the IAF pilot's return.

Abhinandan was in the custody of Pakistan after Indian Air Force plane was shot down in Pakistani territory.