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Jadhav has been given death penalty by a Pakistani military court on charges of spying.
The hawks on both sides have been playing havoc in making the situation more tense, by the day, Soz said without citing further details.
"The other distressing aspect of this situation is that certain elements in the media take the extreme position on issues and add fuel to the fire of bitterness in relations between the two countries," he said.
Soz welcomed recent comments by Pakistan's National Security Advisor Nasser Janjua on Indo-Pak relationship.
Soz said he "welcome these thoughts".
"Against this background, I would like to appeal the Pakistan authorities not to go ahead with the execution of Kulbushan Jadhav as that step would add enormously to the present atmosphere of bickering and extremism.