NEW DELHI: India on Friday rejected Pakistan’s provide of consular entry to spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and relatively requested for ‘unimpeded’ consular entry to him.
On August 1, Pakistan had made a proper provide to India for granting consular entry to Kulbhushan Jadhav. “As a accountable state, Pakistan will grant consular entry to Commander Kulbhushan Jadhav in response to Pakistani legal guidelines for which modalities are being labored out,” International Workplace Spokesperson Dr Faisal had stated in a press release.
Pakistan’s provide got here on the heels of the Worldwide Courtroom of Justice’s verdict on July 17, wherein India was allowed to have the consular entry to Jadhav.
Raveesh Kumar, a spokesperson for the Indian Ministry of Exterior Affairs had stated, “Now we have acquired a proposal from Pakistan. We’re evaluating the proposal in mild of the ICJ judgment. We are going to keep communication with Pakistan on this matter via diplomatic channels.”
“We can not talk about the modalities. We are going to assess and consider the situations laid down, retaining in thoughts the ICJ ruling, after which reply accordingly. No matter response is to be despatched, will likely be given by us well timed via diplomatic channels.”
The ICJ, in its verdict, had rejected quite a lot of Indian calls for together with annulment of navy courtroom resolution convicting Jadhav, his launch and protected passage to India.
Pakistani safety companies on March 24, 2016 had apprehended Indian spy Jadhav from Balochistan.