Pakistan plans to appoint ad hoc judge at ICJ for Kulbhushan Jadhav case

Kulbhushan Jadhav
Kulbhushan Jadhav
New Delhi: File photo of former Indian naval officer Kulbhushan Jadhav who has been sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of ‘espionage’. PTI Photo (PTI4_11_2017_000103B)

Pakistan is considering appointing an “ad hoc judge” for the International Court of Justice’s panel that is hearing the case of Kulbhushan Jadhav because of the presence of an Indian judge in the 12-member tribunal, Indian government sources said on Friday.

Dalveer Bhandari, a former Supreme Court judge, is part of the panel that ordered Pakistan on Friday to stay the execution of Jadhav, a 46-year-old former Indian Navy officer sentenced to death by a military court for alleged involvement in espionage and terrorism. Read more

You may also read!

Government plans big events to mark the first anniversary of Surgical Strikes

Government plans big events to mark the first anniversary of Surgical Strikes.


North Korea May Consider Hydrogen Bomb Test In Pacific, Kim Jong-un Calls Donald Trump ‘deranged’

North Korea said on Friday it might test a hydrogen bomb over the Pacific Ocean after President Donald Trump


Multi-Agency Exercise ‘Pralay Sahayam’ Held

A multi-agency exercise was conducted on the banks of Hussain Sagar Lake as the final event of ‘Pralay Sahayam’


Leave a reply:

Your email address will not be published.

Mobile Sliding Menu