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Pakistan failed to create atmosphere for fair trial in Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India

The neighboring country did not provide free consular access to Jadhav and failed to create a conducive environment for a fair trial.

Kulbhushan Jadhav case: India said on Thursday that it has repeatedly asked Pakistan to follow the International Court of Justice (ICJ) judgment in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in letter and spirit, but the neighboring country did not provide free consular access to Jadhav and called for a fair trial. Failed to create suitable environment. Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said this while responding to media queries about the enactment of a law by the Parliament of Pakistan to give effect to the ICJ’s decision in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case, to empower him to file review appeals against his conviction. Spoken.Also Read – Ladakh News: India, China have agreed to hold the next round of military level talks soon, know what both the countries said about Ladakh

“We have seen reports of Pakistan converting an earlier ordinance into law to give effect to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) judgment in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case,” Bagchi said. As stated earlier that the Ordinance does not create a mechanism for effective review and review of Mr. Jadhav’s case under the ICJ’s decision. The Foreign Ministry spokesperson said, “This law codifies the shortcomings of the earlier ordinance.” He said that India has repeatedly asked Pakistan to follow the International Court of Justice (ICJ) judgment in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in letter and spirit. . Also Read – IND vs NZ T20, 2nd: Heavy dew will fall during the match, the role of toss is important

Bagchi said Pakistan did not provide free consular access to Jadhav and failed to create a conducive environment for a fair trial. Significantly, after the death sentence was handed down in Pakistan, the Parliament of Pakistan in its joint meeting on Wednesday passed a law to empower Indian prisoner Kulbhushan Jadhav to file a review appeal against his conviction by a military court. Also Read – IND vs NZ T20: Rohit Sharma ‘slaps’ Mohammed Siraj in dugout, Video Viral

Jadhav, 51, a retired Indian Navy officer, was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court in April 2017 on charges of espionage and terrorism. India had moved the International Court of Justice (ICJ) against Pakistan for granting consular access to Jadhav and challenging the death sentence.

After hearing both sides, the International Court of Justice in The Hague delivered a judgment in July 2019 asking Pakistan to give India consular access to Jadhav and ensure a review of his sentence. On Wednesday, a joint meeting of the Senate and the National Assembly was convened to pass certain laws that were passed by the National Assembly in June this year. These included a law giving Jadhav the right to appeal against his sentence.

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