Kabul: A 60-year-old Afghan citizen died in the Landhi jail, Karachi, Pakistani media reported.
As per details, the Afghani citizen named Faiz Muhammad was arrested last month for not having proper documents.
The prison sources said that the Afghan council general was informed when the prisoner starts suffering from severe illness during imprisonment. Earlier, the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) arrested five Afghan citizens from the Peshawar airport during the immigration process.
Over the past months, Pakistan police has detained hundreds of Afghan citizens including women and children, which prompted widespread condemnations within Pakistan and beyond. Furthermore, Pakistani authorities have forcefully deported hundreds of Afghan refugees over the past months.
Pakistan authorities warned that undocumented Afghan nationals will be imprisoned and deported to Afghanistan.