“As in the previous, India categorically rejects any reference to Jammu and Kashmir. The union territory of Jammu and Kashmir and the union territory of Ladakh has been and can stay an integral and inalienable a part of India,” Bagchi mentioned at a media briefing.
On reference to the
in the joint press statement, the spokesperson mentioned India has constantly conveyed to each China and Pakistan that the so-called CPEC is in India’s territory.
“We resolutely oppose any makes an attempt by different nations to change the established order in areas illegally occupied by Pakistan as additionally to Pakistan mentioning any materials change in Indian territories underneath its unlawful occupation. We name upon events involved to stop such actions,” he mentioned.
The CPEC is a part of China’s formidable Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
India has been severely essential of the BRI because the USD 50 billion hall passes by Pakistan-occupied Kashmir (PoK).
The Pakistan-China press statement was issued final Saturday following talks between Chinese Foreign Minister Wang Yi and his Pakistani counterpart Shah Mahmood Qureshi at Chengdu in Sichuan province in China.
It mentioned the Pakistani facet briefed China facet on the “deterioration of the scenario” in Jammu and Kashmir.
Pakistan has been making concerted efforts to internationalise the Kashmir difficulty. The neighbouring nation stepped up an anti-India marketing campaign after New Delhi introduced in August 2019 its choice to withdraw the particular powers of Jammu and Kashmir and bifurcate the state into two union territories.
India has instructed Pakistan that it needs regular neighbourly relations with Islamabad in an surroundings freed from terror, hostility, and violence. India has mentioned the onus is on Pakistan to create an surroundings freed from terror and hostility.