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"Never thought he would take such a step of crossing the border for his dreams."
She was assisted across the Wagah border on Thursday morning.
The prisoners included 21 civilians and 18 fishermen.
Sir Ravindra Jadega
In March 2016, Iftikhar was taken to India by his father, who is from Jammu.
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Chaohan accidentally crossed LoC on 29 September, 2016.
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The retreat ceremony is held every evening where both the sides lower their national flags and shut the gates in the presence of the public.
Why do we really need this ceremony? What mature purpose does it serve? It doesn't improve bilateral ties or the lives of people in both nations in any way. The regrettable part of this affair is that most people feel that they have done a good deed for their country by showing their "solidarity" to it.