Politics Veteran who served Indian Army for 30 years declared 'foreigner', sent to detention centre in Assam Updated : May 29, 2019 09:10 PM IST Having served the Indian Army for 32 years, the retired soldier could not believe that he was no longer considered a citizen of this country. After retiring as a soldier, Sanaullah had been serving as Sub-Inspector of Border Police at the Baihata Chariali police station under Kamrup rural district. His daughter Shahnaaz Akhtar is worried about her father and expects the Army to stand by its soldiers when the need arises. 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.