All problems with bilateral and regional significance together with connectivity have been mentioned in the course of the conferences Exterior Affairs Minister S Jaishankar and Defence Minister Rajnath Singh had with their respective counterparts in Tehran not too long ago, the Ministry of Exterior Affairs mentioned on Thursday.
On his technique to Russia, Mr Jaishankar on Tuesday made a stopover in Tehran and held talks along with his Iranian counterpart Javad Zarif, masking numerous features of bilateral relations and regional developments.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh too had made a stopover in Tehran on Saturday on his return journey from Russia, and held talks along with his Iranian counterpart Brigadier Common Amir Hatami.
Requested in regards to the two again to again ministerial conferences, Ministry of Exterior Affairs Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava mentioned throughout these conferences, all problems with bilateral and regional significance together with connectivity have been mentioned.
“Notably on the Chabahar (port) challenge, either side famous that the site visitors by Chabahar is growing and we’re seeing elevated cargo motion by this port,” he mentioned.
To a separate query on fugitive diamond service provider Nirav Modi’s ongoing extradition listening to associated to the Punjab Nationwide Financial institution (PNB) rip-off case at a UK court docket, Mr Srivastava mentioned the listening to began on September 7 and can proceed until September 11.
“Prosecution has introduced its case in opposition to Nirav Modi. There are numerous parts on this case like legal conspiracy, destruction of proof and legal intimidation,” he mentioned.
Requested about Vijay Mallya, Mr Srivastava mentioned his software for go away to enchantment to the Supreme Court docket was rejected in Could this 12 months and thereafter “we’ve been in contact with the UK facet to make sure his early extradition to India”.
On the Kulbhushan Jadhav case in Pakistan, he mentioned, “We proceed to be in contact with the federal government of Pakistan by diplomatic channels and as I’ve mentioned earlier we’ve raised with Pakistan that sure primary points have to be addressed by them together with, offering unconditional and unimpeded consular entry to him, provision of primary paperwork and appointment of an Indian lawyer to make sure a trial which is free and truthful.”