Five Pakistanis arrested for crossing Hungary border illegally

BUDAPEST: Hungary police arrested five Pakistanis for crossing their border illegally. They tried to cross into Hungary from its border with Croatia.


The Pakistanis were trying to illegally enter into Hungary with Syrian refugees pouring into the country via the Croatian and Serbian borders.

The Hungarian police has started carrying out a large number of arrests since Sunday and has announced a crackdown on all illegal migrants entering the country.

According to the Hungarian police, the latest arrests included five Pakistanis as well as a large number of Bangladeshis, Syrians, Iraqi, and people of other nationalities.

Further details as to the names of the Pakistanis and how they had traveled to the Hungarian-Croatian border were unclear at the moment.