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India expels two Pakistani envoys accused of espionage | India News


NEW DELHI: Two officials from the Pakistan High Commission in New Delhi were detained on Sunday by Indian police authorities for participating in espionage activities and asked to leave the country within 24 hours, according to the foreign affairs ministry.
The government declared these two officials unpleasant for participating in activities incompatible with their membership in a diplomatic mission, and asked them to leave India within twenty-four hours.
The Pakistani Charge of Affaires received a demonstration at which a strong protest was raised regarding the activities of these Pakistan High Commission officials against Indian national security, the MEA said.
The Charg√© d’Affaires of Pakistan was requested to ensure that no member of his diplomatic mission engages in activities hostile to India or behaves in a manner inconsistent with his diplomatic status.

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