Pak PM’s reference to Kashmir during pious occasion regrettable: MEA

Pak PM’s reference to Kashmir during pious occasion regrettable: MEA
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New Delhi: India on Wednesday termed Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan’s reference to Kashmir during the ground breaking ceremony of the Kartarpur corridor “deeply regrettable” and said he chose to politicise a pious moment.
The Ministry of External Affairs said Jammu and Kashmir was an “integral and inalienable” part of India.
“It is deeply regrettable that the Prime Minister of Pakistan chose to politicise the pious occasion meant to realise the long pending demand of the Sikh community to develop a Kartarpur corridor by making unwarranted reference to Jammu and Kashmir which is an integral and inalienable part of India,” the ministry said.
It added that Pakistan must fulfil its international obligations and take effective and credible action to stop providing shelter and all kinds of support to “cross border terrorism” from territories under its control.