Sushma Swaraj helps Indian in distress in Pakistan

6 days ago | 20-03-2017 | IBNS



New Delhi, Mar 20 : External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Monday extended her help to an Indian woman who is married in Pakistan and was mistreated by her in-laws in the neighbouring nation.

The victim was identified as Mohammadia Begum.

I received a Youtube message from Shri Mohammad Akbar that his daughter Mohammadia Begum an, Indian national was married in Pakistan and was being ill-treated by her inlaws Our mission sent a Note Verbale requesting the safety, security and well-being of Mohammadia Begum, Swaraj tweeted.

Our High Commission officials met Mohammadia Begum and she expressed her desire to return to India, she said.

She said: I have asked Indian High Commission to renew her Indian passport and facilitate her return to India.