The Congress Wednesday urged the federal government to method the International Court of Justice to Indian prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav to file a overview petition in opposition to his demise sentence in Pakistan.
Party spokesperson Abhishek Singhvi mentioned one can not anticipate something from Pakistan.
“We have to put our faith in the Indian government. It must go flat out to ensure legal rights are granted to Kulbhushan Jadhav,” he mentioned.
“They (Government of India) should move heaven and earth, they should make applications in the ICJ, the matter has not ended. They should create an adverse public opinion globally that how can a man who is defenceless not be allowed to exercise these rights,” he added.
Mr Singhvi hoped that the federal government will take steps within the subsequent few weeks quite than ready for Pakistan to make amends.
He was requested about Pakistani media experiences that Kulbhushan Jadhav refused to file an attraction within the Islamabad High Court in opposition to his demise sentence.
India on Wednesday referred to as as “farce” Pakistan’s declare that Kulbhushan Jadhav, on a demise row in an alleged espionage case, has refused to file an attraction in opposition to his sentence.
Spokesperson within the Ministry of External Affairs Anurag Srivastava mentioned Kulbhushan Jadhav has clearly been coerced to refuse to file a overview in his case, and termed it as a “brazen attempt” to scuttle even the insufficient treatment accessible to him.
“Pakistan’s claim that Jadhav, who is incarcerated in Pakistan’s custody, has refused to initiate review petition is a continuation of the farce that has been in play for the last four years,” Mr Srivastava mentioned.