Jadhav is alive, says Pak envoy

NEW DELHI
23 May 2017

Pakistan's High Commissioner to India Abdul Basit on Tuesday said that Kulbhushan Jadhav, the Indian national who was sentenced to death by a Pakistani military court on alleged espionage charges, is alive. "I can assure that he is alive," Basit said in an interview to CNN News 18 TV channel. He said that an appeal sent by Jadhav' mother has been passed on by Indian High Commissioner Gautam Bambawale to Pakistan foreign secretary Tehmina Janjua.