#Kulbhushan Jadhav

.Islamabad, Pakistan
Kulbhushan Jadhav was sentenced to death in 2017 by a military court in Pakistan. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The High Commission counsel told court that the details regarding a lawyer for Jadhav had been discussed
  • He added that India was also concerned about the detention of another national in Pakistan jail
  • Ismail Samma from Gujarat was arrested by Pakistani authorities and sent to jail for alleged espionage 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Pakistan failed to address core issues in Kulbhushan Jadhav case, MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said. (Photo credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • A Pakistani court is in the process of hearing a review petition against Kulbhushan Jadhav
  • India pressed for an unimpeded, unconditional and unhindered consular access to Jadhav
  • India has been pressing for appointment of an Indian lawyer to represent Jadhav

.Islamabad, Pakistan
Kulbhushan Jadhav was captured by Pakistan in March 2016 in its Balochistan province. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • The court has adjourned the hearing in the case till November 9
  • Pakistan had rejected India's demand to appoint Indian lawyer or a Queen's counsel for Jadhav
  • Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on espionage and terrorism charges in 2017

.Islamabad, Pakistan
International Court of Justice had directed Pakistan to put on hold the death sentence of Kulbhushan Jadhav in 2019. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • A three-judge bench of the Islamabad HC will hear the Kulbhushan Jadhav case
  • The case came into the spotlight for the first time in March 2016
  • A military court in Pakistan had sentenced him to death in 2017

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Kulbhushan Jadhav was sentenced to death in 2017 by a military court in Pakistan. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • India moved the International Court of Justice in 2017 over Kulbhushan Jadhav's case
  • It moved the ICJ against Pakistan for denying consular access to Jadhav and challenged his death sentence
  • Pakistan claims it arrested Jadhav in 2016 in its Balochistan province

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Former Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court in 2017. (Photo Credit: Twitter/ANI)

  • The Islamabad High Court heard Kulbhushan Jadhav's case on September 3
  • It directed the Pakistan government to give India another opportunity to appoint a lawyer for Jadhav
  • Pakistan's Foreign Office said India was informed about IHC's order

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Retired Indian Navy officer Kulbhushan Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on charges of "espionage and terrorism in April 2017. (Photo Credits: Twitter/@ANI)

  • In July 2019, the ICJ ruled that Pakistan must reconsider Kulbhushan Jadhav's conviction and sentence and grant consular access to India
  • Pakistan provided consular access in July 2020, although the Indian govt said the access was "neither meaningful nor credible"
  • On September 3, the Islamabad High Court asked the Pakistan government to give India "another opportunity" to appoint a lawyer

.Islamabad, Pakistan
Pakistan claims that its security forces arrested Kulbhushan Jadhav after he reportedly entered from Iran. (Photo Credit: ANI)

  • International Court of Justice had asked the authorities to approach India to appoint a lawyer
  • Pakistan had provided consular access to Kulbhushan Jadhav on July 16
  • Pakistan has introduced a special law to allow Jadhav to get his sentence reviewed 

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Ministry of External Affairs said that safety of Kulbhushan Jadhav is their priority. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • Ministry of External Affairs on Thursday said that they are in touch with Pakistan through diplomatic channels
  • Jadhav is a retired Indian Navy officer who was sentenced to death by Pakistan military court in 2017
  • The Islamabad High Court has taken up the case of the appointment of a lawyer for Jadhav

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Kulbhushan Jadhav was captured by Pakistan in March 2016 in its Balochistan province. (Photo Credit: ANI)

  • Kulbushan Jadhav was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court
  • He was charged with 'espionage and terrorism'
  • Pakistan has introduced a special law to allow Jadhav to get his sentence reviewed as asked by the ICJ