Economy One Indian pilot missing in action: Here's what the Geneva Convention states Updated : February 28, 2019 08:47 AM IST Air Chief Marshall PV Naik told CNBC-TV18 that the pilot 'will be treated as a prisoner of war' The arrest of the pilots, if done as per the video, is a violation of the prisoners of war (POWs) which was framed by the Geneva Convention. The Geneva Convention was a series of international diplomatic meetings that framed international laws for the humane treatment of wounded or captured military personnel during war-time. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.