India’s unilateral steps of 5th August 2019 is violation of UN resolutions on Kashmir: FM


Islamabad: Feb 10, 2020 (TNS): Foreign Minister Shah Mahmood Qureshi has said that Indian government’ unilateral steps taken on 5th august last year were in clear violation of UN resolution on Kashmir dispute.

He was speaking at a ceremony of Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry in Karachi on Monday.

The Foreign Minister said illegal Indian steps in occupied Kashmir have also damaged the economic conditions in the territory and it has caused loss of two billion dollars to the economy in the valley and four hundred thousand people in have been deprived of the employment.

He said that international community is well aware of what is happening in occupied Kashmir.

Shah Mahmood Qureshi said that he has written several letters to the president of UN Security Council to highlight the Indian brutalities in occupied Kashmir.

He said that foreign office will facilitate business community through economic diplomacy to improve the national economy