India on Wednesday rejected criticism by Pakistan on the human rights situation in Jammu and Kashmir at the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC). On the issue of terrorism, India cracked down on Pakistan and opened up a lot of black work done in its country. India bluntly said in Islamabad that it should focus on credible action to end government-sponsored terrorism. New Delhi termed Pakistan as ‘one of the world’s worst human rights’, criticized by Pakistani Human Rights Minister Shirin Mazari in her UN address in Geneva, where non-stop discrimination and persecution of minorities continue. is.
Second Secretary Seema Pujani at the Permanent Mission to the United Nations responded to the speech of the Pakistani minister, opting for Right to Reply. He said that Pakistan has been continuously misusing various platforms for baseless and malicious propaganda against India and this is not new. Pujani bluntly said that Pakistan has been playing the role of a protector for terrorists and terrorists declared internationally.
India called on the United Nations Human Rights Council to call for credible and irreversible steps to end Pakistan-sponsored terrorism and demolish the infrastructure associated with terrorists. Lashing out at Pakistan’s terrorist activities, Pujani said, “Pakistan-sponsored terrorism poses a threat not only to India but also to other countries in the region. The recent acquittal of Al Qaeda terrorist and US journalist Daniel Pearl’s killer Omar Saeed Sheikh by the Pakistani Supreme Court is a clear example of the Pakistani establishment’s nexus with such entities. ”
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, who addressed the United Nations before Mazari on Wednesday, said without naming Pakistan that terrorism is one of the most serious threats to mankind and a major challenge to the global human rights agenda. Referring to the 2019 decision to dissolve the special status of Jammu and Kashmir, Pujani said that we reiterate that Jammu and Kashmir and the Union Territory of Ladakh are an integral part of India. The steps taken by the government to ensure good governance and development in these Union Territories are our internal affairs. The Indian response stated that Pakistan is one of the worst human rights people in the world. He should fix his house before raising a finger on India.
Pujani further said, “The violence, institutional discrimination and oppression faced by Pakistan’s minorities including Christians, Sikhs and Hindus has continued unabated.” Encounting Pakistan over the attacks on temples, Pujani further said That there have been frequent attacks on places of worship of minority communities, which is a gross violation of their right to freedom of religion and belief.