Pakistan man says Indian mission detained wife, MEA says she sought help

According to the Indian High Commission, Uzma claimed to have married Tahir, but later came to know that he was already married and had four children.

Written by Shubhajit Roy | New Delhi | Updated: May 8, 2017 10:39 am
Sources in the Ministry of External Affairs said she had approached the high commission for help on May 5.

WHILE A Pakistani man on Sunday accused the Indian High Commission in Islamabad of detaining his newly-wed Indian wife when they went there to apply for his visa, it has been learnt that the woman had requested the Indian mission to “repatriate” her to India since her husband was already married.

According to sources, the Indian High Commission has told the Pakistan Foreign Ministry that the woman, Uzma, 20, had approached them with a request to be repatriated to India. According to the Indian High Commission, Uzma claimed to have married Tahir, but later came to know that he was already married and had four children.

Uzma, who is reportedly from Delhi, met Tahir in Malaysia. They reportedly got married on May 3.

The Indian government had earlier said the woman had sought help from the high commission.

Sources in the Ministry of External Affairs said she had approached the high commission for help on May 5. The high commission is providing consular assistance to her and is in touch with the Pakistan Foreign Office and her family in India, they said.

Earlier, Pakistan Foreign Ministry spokesperson Nafees Zakaria said the woman “went missing” from the Indian High Commission in Islamabad and was “stranded” inside the building.

According to Pakistani media reports, Tahir and Uzma went to the high commission and Pak man says wife detained by Indian High Commission, MEA says she sought help submitted his visa form and their phones. Uzma was reportedly called inside by officials, while Tahir remained outside.

When his wife did not return after several hours, Tahir enquired about her, but officials reportedly told him that she wasn’t there. Tahir alleged that the officials also refused to return their cellphones.

Tahir said he filed a First Information Report (FIR) at the Secretariat police station.

According to a report in Dawn, Zakaria said the Indian High Commission confirmed to the police and media that the woman was present inside the building, but would only be allowed out after the issue was discussed with the Foreign Office.

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    dr.shanthakumar
    May 8, 2017 at 3:37 pm
    since there is so much of tension between india and stan, PLEASE DO NOT APPOINT ANY MUSLIM TO THE PRESIDENT OR VICE PRESIDENT POSITION. ONLY ANY PERSON OTHER THAN MUSLIM SHOULD BE APPOINTED.
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      Kamal Pasha
      May 8, 2017 at 12:11 pm
      Every ministry of Modi is full of lies.
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        mumbai
        May 8, 2017 at 10:41 am
        ache din
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          Pinna
          May 8, 2017 at 8:40 am
          Another Julian Asange in the making!
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            David
            May 8, 2017 at 8:12 am
            Indian Muslims should realize that -------------P a k i stani men are liars, they try to trap women and life in P a k i stan is a with never ending self inflicted wars. Its a backward feudal society.
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              autonomous
              May 8, 2017 at 8:36 am
              Not only that stani men after marriage they marry another girls too even without issuing talaq & as a i n d i a n girl she can't go nowhere she becomes stagnant in the immoral impure p a k i s t a n as a slave .But pak girls married to i n d i a n men are treated with respect & dignity,there are some such cases in pak where i n d i a n women stagnant there aiming for i n d i a s help to come out of pak,because they cant think of getting out of pak once they entered & its risky.I n d i a n Gov should come forward to help them.
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                Kamal Pasha
                May 8, 2017 at 12:29 pm
                Autonomous : What about your deities? Pandavs sold their wifes in gamb . They could not satisfy them ually.
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                Mohammad Dar
                May 8, 2017 at 10:01 am
                Sure in hindu immoral mind set of hog of hinduism immorality by faith, indian women do not like indian hindu hijras, in men s form, they go for the real men, regard less of their faith for the stanis, She does not need to play game, she is free to go, as she wish, being in a Muslim country, to be divorced, unlike to live like a dasi salve, by a hindu immoral tradition, without a chance of divorce.
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                  aw
                  May 8, 2017 at 10:49 am
                  Mr Dar Mohammad Sir Allah Hu Akbar You are so proud of the Manhood blessed by ALLAH compared to the HINDU who according to you seam to be lesses potent compared to the followers of Allah . Thanks to Allah for having blessed you with this potent power as well . It explains the concept of providing satisfaction to the 72 virgins in heaven EVEN after blowing one self up with dynamite to eradicate the KAFIRS? Sir how do you protect your working ets to handle the heavenly task of PLEASING 72 while BLOWING the explosives . Kindly enlighten us
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                    Allah
                    May 8, 2017 at 11:08 am
                    LOL, that coming from a HALF DlCK!!
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                      NEO
                      May 8, 2017 at 11:21 am
                      you are the paidaish of halal@@@ and mutaa, and blaming others????? having illicit relation with the youth wives of your father and g father and blaming others???? having a goat inside house to treat like son and then cut the half throat to behave like human??????? having cir vating the STONE (SHIVA_ A)like SANATAN DHARMA, wearing like SANATANA DHARMA, tonsuring like SANATAN DHARMA, observing NON-VIOLENCE like SANATANA DHARMA at HOLY KABAli, and then preaching others how to live???? kil each other under the name of shia-sunni and preaching peace to others????? even didn't find shia-sunni then invent something else to kill each other , and teaching others that how to live??? you morons meant for suffer and the w world will always let to SUFFER, SUFFER till your qeyamettt.........
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                        Mohammad Dar
                        May 8, 2017 at 11:22 am
                        Can you show me of mention of the 72 virgins in holy Quran or the hidth, it does not exist but in a hindu immoral head of a hindu fabricator, to make some point, I have never seen one in any authentic Islamic book, but may be in a book by a hindu crook pretending to be, a Muslim .
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                        dr.shanthakumar
                        May 8, 2017 at 3:38 pm
                        since there is so much of tension between india and stan, PLEASE DO NOT APPOINT ANY MUSLIM TO THE PRESIDENT OR VICE PRESIDENT POSITION. ONLY ANY PERSON OTHER THAN MUSLIM SHOULD BE APPOINTED.
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                        Girish Rao
                        May 8, 2017 at 7:44 am
                        How can you trust a
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                          Mohammad Dar
                          May 8, 2017 at 11:24 am
                          a hindu homo ual by faith, some one like hindu hijra Modi in life. Ask his poor wife, he left for another man on the street, as his husband.
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                          deepak sankhla
                          May 8, 2017 at 7:24 am
                          Kudos to Indian commission for standing up and saving an indian citizen from a savage liar in a hostile country.
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