Tering the kidnapping of Afghan prime envoy’s daughter in Islamabad final week as a “very stunning incident”, India on Thursday mentioned Pakistan’s denial of the kidnapping is “stooping to a brand new low even by its requirements.”
At a media briefing, Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Arindam Bagchi mentioned, “This is, after all, a really stunning incident. It entails two different international locations, Afghanistan and Pakistan, and normally we cannot touch upon it. However, because the The inside minister of Pakistan has dragged India into it, I wish to say that even by their requirements, Pakistan’s denial of the sufferer account is stooping to a brand new low.”
Silsila Alikhil, the daughter of Afghan envoy Najibullah Alikhil, was kidnapped in Pakistan for a number of hours on Friday and was severely tortured by unknown people on her means house.
The abduction has deteriorated already-strained relations of Pakistan and Afghanistan. The Afghan authorities has recalled its prime envoy and diplomats following the kidnapping.
Although Pakistan has pledged to resolve the case quickly, its inside minister Sheikh Ahmed Rasheed mentioned that the investigation carried out by the authorities discovered no proof of abduction within the incident regarding the ambassador’s daughter.
Rasheed Ahmed has additionally accused Afghanistan and India of “distorting” the info associated to the kidnapping of the daughter of Afghan envoy in Islamabad, Dawn reported on Tuesday. Addressing a press convention in Rawalpindi, the minister mentioned the incident was not a kidnapping and is a part of a collection of makes an attempt to defame and destabilise Pakistan.
Meanwhile, the Afghan authorities has hit again on the Pakistan minister’s “unprofessional remarks”, saying that these “prejudgments” will end in elevated distrust.
The Afghan Foreign Ministry on Wednesday mentioned it expects unprofessional prejudgements to be averted earlier than the investigation involves an finish.
“While the investigation course of has not been concluded and the perpetrators haven’t been arrested, the continuation of unilateral statements and unprofessional prejudgments will name the transparency of the investigation into query and end in elevated distrust,” the ministry mentioned.
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