Maharajganj (UP), Apr 7 (PTI) A 25-year-old Chinese national was arrested here today while trying to cross over to Nepal without visa papers, a senior official said.

Chan Lang, who was on his way to Nepal from Varanasi, was arrested by the Immigration department in the Sonauli area on finding he did not have visa papers, Sonauli check post officer S C Tiwari said.

A case has been registered and the Intelligence Bureau informed of the matter, Tiwari added.

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