External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj on Friday sought details from Indiaâ€™s High Commissioner in Pakistan over reports that an Indian woman from Hyderabad was stranded in the country and was being allegedly harassed by her husband.
According to reports, 44-year-old Mohammadi Begum from Hyderabad was stranded in Pakistan and called her father saying that she was being harassed by her 60-year-old Pakistani husband in Lahore.
She married Muhammad Younis, who concealed his actual nationality and claimed to be from Oman, in 1996, the reports said.
â€œI have asked for a report from Indian High Commissioner in Pakistan,â€ Swaraj tweeted.
Her tweet seeeking a report from High Commissioner Gautam Bambawalecame came after Amjadullah Khan Khalid of Majlis Bachao Tehreek (MBT), a political party in Telangana, drew her attention to the plight of the woman. He appealed to Swaraj to help the woman in returning to India.