Pakistan Tells India It Is Expelling Envoy

Islamabad: Pakistan on Wednesday said it has informed India of its decision to expel Indian High Commissioner Ajay Bisaria, over New Delhi’s decision to revoke the special status of Jammu and Kashmir.

Pakistan also decided it will not send its High Commissioner-designate Moin ul-Haq to Delhi, where he was slated to take charge.

In a formal statement, the Foreign Office spokesperson said: “Pursuant to the decision of the National Security Committee today, the Government of India has been told to withdraw its High Commissioner to Pakistan.

“The Indian Government has also been informed that Pakistan will not be sending its High Commissioner-designate to India.”