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India condemns Pak support for terror after Islamabad glorifies Burhan Wani

Response comes a day after Pak PM Nawaz Sharif paid his tributes to Wani on Saturday

Press Trust of India  |  New Delhi 

Female Pakistani police officers stand guard outside a train decorated with pictures of slain Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani for the upcoming Independence Day in Islamabad, Pakistan.
File photo of female Pakistani police officers stand guard outside a train decorated with pictures of slain Hizbul Mujahideen militant Burhan Wani for the upcoming Independence Day in Islamabad, Pakistan.

on Sunday hit out at for glorifying militant commander Burhan Wani, saying Islamabad's support and sponsorship need to be condemned by 'one and all'.

In a strongly worded tweet, External Affairs Ministry Spokesman said, " First @ForeignOfficePk read from banned LeT's script. Now Pak COAS (army chief) glorifies Pak's support and sponsorship need to be condemned by one and all."


Baglay's comments came a day after Army chief Gen Qamar Javed Bajwa praised Wani, Hizbul Mujahideen commander who was killed in an encounter with Indian security forces last year.

Wani was responsible for several attacks against security personnel in Kashmir.

Prime Minister on Saturday paid tributes to Wani, saying his death "infused a new spirit in the struggle for freedom" in the Kashmir Valley.

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