In an intriguing assertion, Pakistan said it will not “accept” abrogation of Article 370 within the Indian Constitution which grants specific standing to Jammu and Kashmir.
Radio Pakistan quoted Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson, Dr. Mohammad Faisal, as saying, “Pakistan won’t ever settle for the repeal of Article 370 of the Indian Constitution which ensures particular standing for Jammu and Kashmir. He stated Kashmiri individuals may even not permit this to occur ever.
Besides violating the rights of Kashmiris, it’ll additionally contravene the related UNSC resolutions.”On the Kartarpur Corridor issue, the FO spokesperson said that Islamabad regretted New Delhi`s willpower to postpone the meeting.
India postponed the second spherical of talks on Kartarpur corridor after tales surfaced regarding the appointment of controversial components by Pakistan in a committee associated to the Corridor.
In a press launch, within the meantime, Islamabad mirrored hypocrisy by stating that it is devoted to ending its aspect of Kartarpur Corridor sooner than the 550th begin anniversary of Baba Guru Nanak later this yr.
India has objected to the presence of certain people, who’re acknowledged for his or her anti-India actions and hyperlinks with terror organizations, inside the 10-member committee original by Pakistan to oversee the Kartarpur Corridor plan.
It is discovered that India is upset by the construction of the not too way back launched 10-member committee by the Pakistan Government to oversee Kartarpur Corridor as a result of it incorporates some controversial names like Gopal Singh Chawla, Maninder Singh, Tara Singh, Bisan Singh, and Kuljeet Singh.
Government sources said these names are involved with secessionist and anti-India actions. Gopal is linked with Lashkar-e-Toiba and this has queered the pitch for Kartarpur Dialogue.