Iran hands over 125 deportees to Pakistan

IRNA – Iranian authorities have handed over 125 Pakistani nationals to Pakistan border forces at Taftan border in Balochistan, state news agency of Pakistan, APP, reported.

According to APP, Pakistan border sources said that these Pakistani workers had been apprehended from different parts of Iran by Iranian security forces because they were living there without traveling documents.

The border sources said that they would be handed over to Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) for further interrogation after completing initial inquiry.

Pakistanis living in Iran illegally or trying to enter Iran illegally are caught every year by Iranian security forces. Iranian authorities had been often deporting Pakistanis illegally entering into their country.