Imran Khan phones Mahathir Mohamad; apprises him on Kashmir situation

ISLAMABAD, Pakistan: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday held a telephonic conversation with his Malaysia Counterpart Mahathir Mohamad, and apprised him about the situation in Indian Occupied Jammu and Kashmir.

As per details, Imran Khan told the Malaysian prime minister that unilaterally altering the status of Jammu and Kashmir by the Indian government is against the UN Security Council resolutions.

Imran Khan said that the illegal steps by the Indian government would jeopardize the regional security and peace. He said that the bilateral relations between two neighboring nuclear powers would also deteriorate.

The Malaysian prime minister said that they are analyzing the situation in Jammu and Kashmir. He further said that he is looking forward to meet Prime Minister Imran Khan on the sideline of the UN General Assembly Session in New York later this year.

The Indian government today revoked Article 370 of the Constitution, setting aside the Special Status having earlier been granted to Occupied Jammu and Kashmir under which the region had the privilege of having a separate Constitution, flag, and special civil rights.

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With the removal of its Special Status, the mountainous valley of Jammu and Kashmir has now been divided into two parts – namely Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh – and declared as Indian Union Territories.