Pakistan to grant consular access to Kulbushan Jadhav: Foreign Ministry

Pakistan will grant consular access to Indian national KulbushanJadhav according to the Pakistani laws, for which the modalities are being worked out, the Foreign Ministry has said.

The ministry also said that Jadhav had been informed of his rights under the Vienna Convention on consular relations.

“Pursuant to the decision of the ICJ, Commander KulbushanJadhav has been informed of his rights under Article 36, Paragraph 1(b) of the Vienna Convention on Consular Relations,” the Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Thursday. “As a responsible state, Pakistan will grant consular access to Commander KulbushanJadhav according to Pakistani laws, for which modalities are being worked out,” it said.