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Government seeks report from China mission on detained Indian

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj

New Delhi, March 19 (UiTV/IANS)- The government has sought a report from the Indian embassy in Beijing regarding an Indian national who was detained in the Chinese city of Shenzhen.

"I have asked for a report from our embassy in China," External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj tweeted on Friday.

She was responding to a tweet which said that an Indian businessman who was working in Shenzhen with a resident permit and a business licence was taken by police on Tuesday.

"Wife has been released after questioning but my friend is detained with a notice of 30 days," the tweet said.

The tweet also said that the businessman's wife was alone in Shenzhen and the Chinese authorities were not allowing her to contact him.