Udhampur: Reprimanding Pakistan for the continuous ceasefire violations from the other side of the border, Jammu and Kashmir Chief Minister Mehbooba Mufti on Friday said that
Mehbooba said, "
The Chief Minister's reaction comes in the wake of the escalating tension at the border with
The Border Security Force (BSF) troops killed 13 Pakistani Rangers while retaliating to ceasefire violations this week.
Earlier on Thursday, the BSF personnel gunned down one Pakistani Ranger and injured another in retaliatory firing after Pakistani troops heavily shell five sectors along the LoC and the international border.
The already strained ties between the two Asian neighbours dipped further yesterday when
The move took place after the
Foreign Secretary S. Jaishankar called
In a retaliatory action,
The Pakistan Ministry of Foreign Affairs last evening summoned Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale to register protest over the expulsion of High Commission staffer for espionage charges and stated the action is a violation of the Vienna Convention signed in 1961.
Pakistan Foreign Secretary Aizaz Ahmad Chaudhry also conveyed the government's decision to declare Surjeet Singh, an official of the Indian High Commission, as 'persona non grata'....