New Delhi: The Opposition stuck to its guns and demanded that the Prime Minister himself should make a statement on the issue of Kashmir mediation.
The Opposition said the nation has the right to know if there has been a change in India’s position on the matter.
The Opposition staged a walkout of the Lok Sabha demanding PM’s response on Trump’s statement on mediation on Kashmir issue.
The Rajya Sabha was also briefly adjourned following an uproar by Opposition MPs over the issue.
External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar today made identical statements in both Houses of Parliament and reiterated that Kashmir continues to be a bilateral issue.
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi tweeted to demand that Prime Minister must come clean on Trump’s statement and tell the nation what had transpired during his earlier meeting with the US president.