MIRPUR, AJK: At many as 17 illegal foreigners were arrested during a crackdown here on Wednesday.

Police said that operation was conducted in Chaksawari area of district Mirpur in Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK). During operation 17 foreigners illegally residing in AJK without the required legal documents were apprehended.

The police have registered cases against the nabbed foreigners and they were being interrogated.