India Rejoices over ICJ verdict on #Kulbhushan; PM Modi thanks Sushma Swaraj
 Source : News Bharati English  Date : 19-May-2017

New Delhi, May 19: Yesterday when International Court of Justice gave verdict on #KulbhushanJadhav case which ordered Pakistan not to execute Jadhav brought a great relief which was celebrated by India. PM Narendra Modi, BJP President Amit Shah, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj expressed the sigh of relief saying that “India under the leadership of PM Modi, stands firmly for the safety of each and every citizen of India.”

PM Modi expressed satisfaction over the ICJ’s verdict; he talked with External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to thank her and appreciated the efforts of Senior Advocate Harish Salve. EAM Sushma Swaraj in a series of tweet said that "a great relief to the family of Kulbhushan Jadhav and people of India," and assured that "that under the leadership of Prime Minister Modi we will leave no stone unturned".

Expressing the sigh of relief and gratitude towards PM Modi, BJP President Amit Shah said “India under the decisive leadership of PM Shri @NarendraModi stands firmly for the safety of each and every citizen of our country.” Further thanking EAM Sushma Swaraj, Shah said that “this is a result of tireless efforts of our MEA Smt @SushmaSwaraj and her team, that handled the matter proactively.”

Lauding the commendable victory brought by Senior Advocate Harish Salve, Urban Development Minister M. Venkaiah Naidu said that “Congratulations to Harish Salve and his entire team for very effectively presenting India's case on #KulbhushanJadhav  in #ICJ.Exposing Pak.” Also appreciated and thanked EAM Sushma Swaraj. He said  “Compliment efforts of  @SushmaSwaraj ji for taking right initiatives in #KulbhushanJadhav case that has led to this major victory & justice.”

The ICJ has asked Pakistan to ensure that #KulbhushanJadhav, is not hanged till it gives a final verdict in his case.

Ex-Navy Officer Kulbhushan Jadhav was awarded death sentence last month by the Field General Court Martial in Pakistan, evoking a sharp reaction in India which warned Pakistan of consequences and damage to bilateral ties if the “pre-meditated murder” was carried out.