Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi on Friday said that Ahinandan Varthaman will be released this afternoon through Wagah. Pakistan on Wednesday captured Indian Air Force (IAF) wing commander Abhinandan.
— ANI (@ANI) March 1, 2019
The IAF pilot has been handed over to the Indian High Commission in Islamabad a while ago and he will cross Attari-Wagah joint check-post at around 4 PM on Friday. A team of IAF arrived at Wagah border check-post to receive Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman.
Meanwhile, security tightened at the Wagah border to control the increasing number of people gathering there to welcome IAF pilot Abhinandan.