The Indian Air Force pilot leaves Lahore in a convoy comprising vehicles of government officials.
Pakistan is releasing Wing Commander Abhinandan Varthaman, who was captured on February 27 after the Pakistan Air Force violated the Indian airspace and downed his MiG 21 ‘Bison’ aircraft in an engagement.
Major developments on February 28 as they happened: announcement of Wing Commander Abhinandan’s release and a joint armed forces press briefing
And External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj says at the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) meet in Abu Dhabi,“The fight against terrorism is not a confrontation against any religion. It cannot be. Just as Islam literally means peace,none of the 99 names of Allah mean violence. Similarly, every religion in the world stands for peace, compassion & brotherhood.” Pakistan daily Courtesy: The Hindu