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Pak. clears Lone visa

NEW DELHI, NOV. 15. The Pakistan High Commission today issued visa to senior Hurriyat leader, Mr. Abdul Ghani Lone, for visiting Pakistan to attend his son's wedding in Rawalpindi on November 19.

A High Commission spokesperson said Mr. Lone had applied for the visa today. He, however, did not disclose the duration of the visa.

Mr. Lone was yesterday issued a three-month country- specific passport by the Indian Government. The Hurriyat leader is scheduled to travel to Pakistan tomorrow for the wedding of his son Sajjad with Asma, daughter of the JKLF chairman, Mr. Amanullah Khan, on November 19.

`Nikah' will be performed by another senior Hurriyat leader Mirwaiz Omar Farooq.

- UNI