India on Monday slammed Pakistan Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi for his “absurd comments” linking India to the phobia assault on the Pakistan inventory change constructing in Karachi.
In a strongly-worded response, External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava stated in contrast to Pakistan, India has no hesitation in condemning terrorism wherever on the earth, together with in Karachi.
He additionally reminded Mr Qureshi how the Pakistan prime minister described a world terrorist as a “martyr”.
Hours after gunmen attacked the Pakistani inventory change in Karachi, Mr Qureshi alleged that the clues of the strike are main in direction of sleeper cells activated by India.
“India rejects the absurd comments of the Foreign Minister of Pakistan on the terrorist attack in Karachi. Pakistan cannot shift the blame on India for its domestic problems. Unlike Pakistan, India has no hesitation in condemning terrorism anywhere in the world, including in Karachi,” Mr Srivastava stated.
“Foreign Minister Qureshi might want to replicate on this, as additionally his personal authorities’s place, together with his prime minister’s description of the worldwide terrorist as a “martyr”,” the MEA Spokesperson stated.
Four closely armed terrorists attacked the busy Pakistan Stock Exchange constructing in Karachi with weapons and grenades on Monday morning, killing 4 safety guards and a police officer earlier than being shot lifeless in an change of fireside, Pakistani authorities had stated.
The terrorists, who arrived in a automobile, opened indiscriminate fireplace and threw hand grenades on the most important entry of the multi-storey constructing located within the metropolis’s excessive safety business hub in an try and storm it.