LIVE: UN court stays Kulbhushan Jadhav hanging; Modi govt says will do everything to save him, Pakistan says ‘we don’t accept ICJ jurisdiction’

The International Court of Justice (ICJ) said on Thursday Pakistan cannot hang Kulbhushan Jadhav for now. The world court ordered Islamabad to give consular access to Jadhav.

“Pakistan shall take all measures to ensure that Jadhav is not hanged until a final decision by the court”, said ICJ judge Ronny Abraham.

“The circumstances of his arrest are in dispute… India should have been given consular access as per Vienna Convention”.

Pronouncing the court’s order, Abraham said the ICJ had jurisdiction in the matter but pakistan is still in denial mode after the defeat at ICJ and saying that

                   ‘we don’t accept ICJ jurisdiction’


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