India Yet to Receive Copy of Judgement on Kulbhushan Jadhav

Both India and Pakistan will make their submissions before the ICJ.

India is yet to receive copies of the Pakistani chargesheet against alleged spy Kulbhushan Jadhav and the copy of the judgement sentencing him to death, informed sources said on Sunday.

Source, Ministry of External AffairsWe are yet to receive the chargesheet and the copy of the judgement on Jadhav’s sentence.

Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale met Pakistan Foreign Secretary Tehmina Janjua in Islamabad with a request for consular access to Jadhav and also sought a copy of the chargesheet against him. However, the request for meeting Jadhav was turned down.

India said it has sought consular access to Jadhav 13 times earlier, but the permission was refused each time.

Jadhav, sentenced to death by Pakistan's military court on 10 April, faced seven charges, including sponsoring IED attacks on important installations and attacks on Shias in Pakistan – according to the list read out by the country's foreign policy chief Sartaj Aziz on Friday.

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