The government source further confirmed that the final decision on the matter would be taken by Prime Minister Narendra Modi himself. Recently, Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh went to Pakistan for a SAARC conference of home ministers where his speech was reportedly blacked out by the Pakistan media.

Rajnath Singh In Pakistan: There Should Be No Glorification Of Terrorists As Martyrs

He was also snubbed by his Pakistani counterpart Nisar Ali Khan and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif.
He visited Pakistan amid unrest in the Kashmir Valley. The turmoil started after the July 8 killing of Hizbul Mujahideen terrorist Burhan Wani. According to the recent release issued by Pakistan, the Finance Ministers of SAARC, which has eight South Asian countries as members, are to meet on the August 25 and 26 in Pakistan. The release further says that Pakistan would play "a good host".

Yesterday during his Independence Day speech, Prime Minister Narendra Modi took a strong stand against Pakistan for supporting and glorifying terrorism. PM Modi also said that the people of Balochistan and Pakistan-occupied Kashmir have thanked him for raising the issue of atrocities committed by Pakistan's security forces in both regions.

 

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