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Will Modi ensure Pakistan is declared terrorist state, asks Congress

IANS  |  New Delhi 

In view of former of Nawaz Sharif's remark that militants from sneaked into to attack in 2008, the on Monday asked if his would take action to ensure that is declared a "terrorist state".

It also asked the if he would show the courage to ensure that the trail of 26/11 is either held under the guidance of international agencies or they are handed over to

"This is something that then and his had categorically stated before the entire world community which led to definite sanctions against Pakistan," said

"Modi, who goes uninvited to have 'dawats' at the house of same Nawaz Sharif, needs to answer, that in light of this categorical admission by former Pakistani Prime Minister... Will this take action to ensure that Pakistan is declared a terrorist state among the world community, leading to consequent civil, military and economic sanctions on Pakistan," he added.

Surjewala further said: "Our second question to Modi is, will you show the courage of conviction and the 56" chest to ensure that the trial of 26/11 perpetrators, who are neither being adequately tried nor punished in Pakistan, is either held under the guidance of international agencies or they are handed over alternatively to "

Militants from Pakistan sneaked into India to attack in 2008 and massacred 166 Indians and foreigners, former Prime Minister said in an interview published on Saturday.

--IANS

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First Published: Tue, May 15 2018. 00:40 IST
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