News Tech: An Uzbek woman has been arrested while allegedly trying to cross over to Nepal on fake documents, a senior immigration official said here on Tuesday.
Sonauli in Mahrajganj district is located on the India-Nepal border and is a common transit point between the two countries.
Shokhsanam Sapakhonova (31) was arrested Monday night in the Sonauli area after her visa and passport were found to be fake. She had come from Chandigarh and was on her way to Nepal, Immigration Officer at Sonauli Uttam Kumar said.
According to Kumar, the woman entered India on February 20, 2020, and stayed in many big cities.