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Kulbhushan Jadhav issue: JD (U) asks Centre to isolate Pak diplomatically

ANI  |  New Delhi [India] 

The (United) on Saturday said that the entire opposition is backing Centre on the issue of Kulbhushan Jadhav, while adding that the Prime Minister Modi-led should try to isolate diplomatically.

JD(U) leader K.C. Tyagi said that should pressurise through international channels to bring back Jadhav.

"The entire opposition is with the in the Kulbhushan Jadhav case. The endeavours of the foreign ministry are laudable but it should try to isolate diplomatically by creating pressure over it internationally," said Tyagi.

Condemning the Pakistan military court's move of giving death sentence to Jadhav, the yesterday said Islamabad's belligerent behaviour is not acceptable, adding it will make best efforts to solve the matter.

A military in Pakistan earlier this week found Jadhav guilty on two counts of espionage and sentenced him to death.

Jadhav was arrested in March last year, "for his involvement in espionage and sabotage activities against Pakistan," according to a statement released by the Pakistan armed forces.

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First Published: Sat, April 15 2017. 10:22 IST