New Hindu settlements in Indian Kashmir condemnable: FO

Spokesperson says the issue of Kashmir should be resolved according to the aspirations of Kashmiris through plebiscite


Web Desk April 30, 2015
In this file photo, an Indian paramilitary trooper checks the identity card of a Kashmiri cyclist during a curfew in downtown Srinagar. PHOTO: AFP

Pakistan condemned on Thursday new Hindu settlements built in Indian Kashmir.

“Kashmir is a disputed territory and this issue has to be resolved according to the aspirations of the Kashmiri people through a plebiscite,” Foreign Office spokesperson Tasnim Aslam said, during her at her weekly press briefing in Islamabad.

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COMMENTS (8)

mariaanna | 6 years ago | Reply I Hate this Hindu Jew Voracity to grab the world. Hinduism & Judaism are satanic Thoughts.
Dr.A.K.Tewari | 6 years ago | Reply In occupied Kashmir you are selling land to foreigners then why we can not build colonies for IDPs in J&K . Noe we will treat you people as Israeil is treating Palestinians . Tit for tat policy .
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