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Punjab woman pilgrim converts to Islam, remarries in Pakistan

A woman pilgrim from Hoshiarpur district has reportedly converted to Islam and married a Lahore-based Pakistan national, reports reaching her family in Punjab have indicated. Her old father-in-law, Tarsem Singh, alleged on Thursday that his daughter-in-law could have fallen into the hands of Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), and may have been forced to convert and remarry there. Kiran Bala, who left for Pakistan on a pilgrimage as part of the SGPC delegation on April 12, reportedly went missing on April 16. She went to Pakistan on her Indian passport with Pakistan visa valid till April 21.

Updated : 23 April 2018, 12:41 PM