The Supreme Court on Tuesday held that when an Indian prisoner convicted and sentenced in a foreign country, is transferred to India under the Repatriation of Prisoners Act, 2003 based on an agreement between that foreign country and India, the duration of sentence imposed on such person shall be subject to such terms and conditions agreed to between India and that country [Union of India & Anr. v. Shaikh Istiyaq Ahmed & Ors.].
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