Surrender of criminals

SURRENDER OF CRIMINALS. The act by which the public authorities deliver a person accused of a crime, and who is found in their, jurisdiction, to the authorities within whose jurisdiction it is alleged the crime has been committed. Vide Extradition; Fugitives from justice.

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The petitioner said that External Affairs is the exclusive domain of the Federation which alone could decide implementation of treaties and issues pertaining to extradition, including the surrender of criminals and accused persons to Governments outside Pakistan.