ISLAMABAD - Upon a request of Prime Minister Imran Khan, the Qatari government on Saturday released 53 Pakistani prisoners. According to a press release, the prime minister had made the request in that regard during his recent stopover in Doha. Consequently, the prisoners were released in a ceremony at the Doha Central Jail. The prime minister had also made a similar request to Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman, during his visit to Islamabad, for the release of Pakistanis who were jailed in Saudi Arabia on minor crimes.