FO spokesperson Asim Iftikhar Ahmad made the feedback throughout his weekly media briefing, the place he touched upon a number of subjects, together with Indian human rights violations in Indian Illegally Occupied Jammu and Kashmir (IIOJK).
In his opening assertion, the FO spokesperson mentioned that Kashmir’s Proper to Self-Dedication Day was noticed earlier this month on Jan 5.
“On at the present time in 1949, the United Nations Fee for India and Pakistan in its decision assured the Kashmiri folks the precise to self-determination via a free and neutral plebiscite beneath the auspices of the United Nations,” he mentioned.
He famous that in messages marking the event, President Dr Arif Alvi, Prime Minister Imran Khan and International Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi highlighted the grave human rights violations in IIOJK and urged the worldwide neighborhood to make sure accountability for the crimes towards humanity and to play their position in resolving the Jammu and Kashmir dispute in accordance with UNSC resolutions and the needs of the Kashmiri folks.
“Pakistan reaffirmed its steadfast assist for the Kashmiris until the realisation of their inalienable proper to self-determination,” he mentioned, including that it was “reprehensible” that Indian occupation forces had been persevering with the killing spree in IIOJK.
“For the reason that begin of this 12 months, at the least 15 Kashmiris have fallen sufferer to extra-judicial killings in faux encounters and so-called cordon-and-search operations. Not less than 210 Kashmiris had been martyred in 2021. India can be shamelessly concentrating on journalists and human rights defenders,” the spokesperson mentioned.
“We’re additionally involved and we’re persevering with to alert the worldwide neighborhood about India’s monitor report. There’s a actual chance that India may stage one other false flag operation to complicate the present state of affairs. So we proceed to alert our mates within the worldwide neighborhood about this prospect,” he added.
Ahmad additionally referred to as on the worldwide neighborhood to take quick discover of Indian state-terrorism in IIOJK and to carry New Delhi accountable for the egregious violations of human rights and worldwide humanitarian legislation.
“India should enable unhindered entry to worldwide human rights and humanitarian organisations and UN Particular Mandate Holders to conduct unbiased investigations in IIOJK,” he mentioned.
In keeping with Radio Pakistan, Ahmad additionally mentioned that Pakistan remained dedicated to peaceable relations with all its neighbours, together with India.
“Nevertheless, the onus is on India to create an enabling surroundings for dialogue,” he mentioned whereas responding to query from a reporter.
The FO spokesperson regretted that there was no seen change in India’s “hostile perspective and unfavorable behaviour,” the state broadcaster quoted him as saying.
Through the media briefing, the FO spokesperson additionally mentioned that the “despicable harassment and insult of Muslim girls in India via purpose-built on-line software” was rightly and extensively condemned.
“This obnoxious and repugnant act is the latest low within the violent streak of hate assaults and concentrating on of minorities with impunity overseen by the BJP-RSS extremist dispensation beneath which area for minorities is constantly shrinking in India,” he mentioned.
He added that the “deafening silence” of the BJP management and the absence of discernible motion towards Hindutva proponents overtly calling for genocide of Muslims ought to “ship alarm bells throughout the worldwide neighborhood”.
Because the prime minister had mentioned, it’s excessive time the worldwide neighborhood takes notice and acts to cease this harmful slide and make sure the security, safety and effectively being of minorities in India, he added.
The Radio Pakistan report additionally quoted the FO spokesperson as saying that the premier would embark on a three-day go to to China on February 3 to attend the opening ceremony of the 2022 Winter Olympics on the invitation of Chinese language management.
Throughout his go to, the premier may also work together with the Chinese language management to additional strengthen the all-weather strategic cooperative partnership between the 2 international locations and to trade views on regional and worldwide points, he mentioned.