Indian embassy employee arrested for ‘spying’ for Pakistan

AN Indian employee at the country’s embassy in Moscow, Russia, has been arrested by the anti-terrorist squad (ATS) in Meerut in the northern state of Uttar Pradesh for allegedly spying for Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI), the intelligence agency of Pakistan. Sources in the Indian external affairs ministry were cited as saying that the ministry was aware of the arrest of the accused, Satendra Siwal, who worked as security assistant in the embassy in the Russian capital.