Swaraj seeks report from Saudi about Hyderabadi sentenced to one year jail

External Affairs Minister today sought a report from the Indian Mission in about a 32-year-old man from being sentenced to one year’s imprisonment and 300 lashes by a Saudi after being convicted in a robbery case.

Swaraj’s direction came after the family of Mohammed Mansoor Hussain, a resident of Malakpet in who holds an MBA degree, reached out to her through Twitter seeking her intervention in the case