Prime Minister of Pakistan, Imran Khan has said that he has approached United Nations Secretary-General and is reaching out to other world leaders over “India’s issuance of domicile certificates to 25,000 Indian nationals”.
Taking to his Twitter handle, the Pakistan Prime Minster said, “first India’s attempt at illegal annexation of IOJK & now its attempts to alter IOJK’s demographic structure incl by the issuance of domicile certificates to 25,000 Indian nationals are all illegal, in violation of UNSC resolutions & international law, incl 4th Geneva Convention.”
In another tweet, he said, “I have approached UN Secretary-General and am reaching out to other world leaders. India must be stopped from this unacceptable path that further usurps the legal & internationally guaranteed rights of the Kashmiri people & seriously imperils peace and security in South Asia.”
Last week,nearly 25,000 people were granted domicile certificates—which allows non-locals to get a residency certificate for education, employment and buying land—in the erstwhile state.
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