Press Trust of India
NEW DELHI, 14 AUG: The government will bring a resolution in Parliament against the one passed by Pakistan’s National Assembly accusing Indian troops of “unprovoked aggression” on the LoC.
When the Rajya Sabha met for the day today, Mr Ravi Shankar Prasad (BJP) raised the issue and asked the government to bring a resolution in the House.
Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs Rajeev Shukla said the House has been unanimous during such situations.
Minister of External Affairs Salman Khurshid has been spoken to and a resolution is being prepared, he said.
The House will be informed when it is ready, he said, adding the resolution will be passed unanimously. The resolution passed unanimously by the Lower House of Parliament in Pakistan condemned the “unprovoked aggression by Indian military forces across the LoC in recent days”.