Travel document issued for the early return of young Punjabi youth from Malaysia: S Jaishankar
NEW DELHI: Foreign Minister S Jaishankar said on Wednesday that an emergency was issued to Harbans Singh for his quick return to India from Malaysia.
Our High Commissioner has issued an emergency travel document for his quick return, said Foreign Minister Jaishankar.
He also said that in Malaysia he was in contact with Singh, who is in a detention camp.
Our High Commission in Malaysia is in regular contact with Harbans Singh, who was detained by the police on May 13 for visa violations and was released on June 19. He is currently in a detention camp for repatriation, he said.
Punjab prime minister captain Amarinder Singh On Tuesday he had written to the Minister of Foreign Affairs, seeking the intervention of the Center for the Liberation of Singh.
The Punjab CM had drawn Jaishankar's attention to the case of the young man, a resident of the village of Gumti Kalan in the district of Bathinda.
Harbans had gone to Malaysia in August 2018 with a tourist visa, where he was taken into custody for reasons unknown to his family.
The Harbans family revealed that he had gone to Malaysia in August 2018 with a tourist visa. However, the family does not know why the Malaysian police arrested him. It is reported that the citizen of India. the letter had read
A copy of the youth, a summary of the electoral roll and his photograph as proof of his Indian citizenship were attached to the letter.