LAHORE/RIYADH: Greater than a 100 prisoners, deported from Saudi Arabia following an settlement between Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman and Prime Minister Imran Khan, arrived right here within the metropolis Thursday night time.
It was Khan who made the profitable enchantment to the Crown Prince, generally often known as MbS, throughout his go to to Islamabad earlier this week for the return of prisoners.
Saudi officers have commenced the implementation of their aspect of the deal between Khan and MbS to launch and repatriate greater than 2,000 Pakistani residents jailed within the Kingdom over frequent or petty crimes.
The prisoners, whose immigration course of was carried out individually from the opposite passengers, stated they have been excited to be again of their motherland.
Immigration officers, alternatively, commented that these Pakistani residents coming back from Saudi Arabia after being jailed there for years needed to endure a whole checking course of to confirm their travelling paperwork.
They have been then allowed to return to their properties.