IAF pilot handed over to India at Wagah

IAF pilot handed over to India at Wagah

ATTARI, March 1, 2019: IAF pilot Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman was on Friday evening handed over to Indian High Commission officials at Pakistan's Wagah border, Indian officials said here.

Informed sources said that Abhinandan was accompanied by Indian High Commission officials from Islamabad.

The IAF pilot was captured in Pakistan on February 27 after his MIG-21 Bison fighter jet was shot down during a dogfight near the Line of Control (LoC).

(IANS)

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