Nizamuddin Dargah head priest among 2 Indian clerics missing in Pakistan

Islamabad/New Delhi: Two Indian clerics, together with the top priest of New Delhi's Nizamuddin Dargah, have gone lacking in Pakistan, prompting India to take up the matter with the Pakistani authorities.

In keeping with official sources in New Delhi, Asif Nizami, the chief priest, and Nazim Nizami had gone to go to the well-known Daata Darbar shrine in Lahore and have been to catch a flight from there to Karachi on Wednesday.

"As per their households, whereas Asif was allowed to go to Karachi, Nazim was stopped on the Lahore airport on grounds of incomplete journey papers.”

"While Nazim went missing from Lahore airport, Asif went missing after arriving at the Karachi airport," a supply mentioned.

The matter has been taken up with the Pakistan authorities each in New Delhi in addition to by the Indian mission in Islamabad, the supply mentioned.

The duo had gone to Karachi to fulfill their kin on March eight earlier than travelling to Lahore to go to the shrine.

Exchanges between clerics of the Nizamuddin Dargah and the Daata Darbar are a part of an everyday custom.