Pakistan alleges India plotting attacks by next week

Pakistani Foreign Minister Shah Mehmood Qureshi claims Sunday in Multan its nuclear neighbor India is plotting new aggression against the country between April 16 and 20.

India’s Ministry of External Affairs has dismissed the claims saying it is baseless and Qureshi’s statement is encouraging Pakistan-based militants to attack India.

Pakistan-based terror outfit attacked Indian army convoy on February 14 in Indian-administered Kashmir’s Pulwama district and killed 40 soldiers.

It was one of the deadliest attacks in Kashmir in recent years and India claims Pakistan had direct hand into it. Pakistan denied to have any link to it.

India responded with air strikes in Pakistani territory claiming to have targeted a military training camp.

Pakistan reciprocated by bringing down an Indian fighter jet in its territory and captured the pilot, who was however released and handed back to India days later.

Such air strike across the disputed territory of the two nations took place for the first time after 1971 Indo-Pakistan war.

Pakistan-based terror outfit attacked Indian army convoy on February 14 in Indian-administered Kashmir’s Pulwama district and killed 40 soldiers.

India has for long accused its nuclear neighbor of giving safe haven to terror outfits including Jaish-e-Mohammad, which claimed responsibility of the Pulwama attack.

In the press conference Qureshi added, “There are chances of another aggression against Pakistan and according to our information this action can take place between April 16 and 20.”

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