Pak allows Jadhav's family to meet him

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After a brief stay, the mother and wife went to Foreign Office amid tight security. He also repeated Pakistan's old allegations against the Indian prisoner.

The Indian media also complained why there was a glass shield between the terrorist commander and his family.

The family of Indian spy including Avanti Jadhav (mother) and Chetnkul Jadhav (wife) reached BBIIAP at 11:45am from Dubai via Emirates Airline Flight Number EK-612. The negative propaganda sponsored by the Indian state is an act to sabotage the humanitarian effort, experts opined. He added that Pakistan had allowed Jadhav's meeting with his kin purely on "humanitarian grounds".

India has maintained Jadhav's innocence and said he was kidnapped from Iran where he had gone for handling his businesses after superannuation from the Indian Navy. "Jadhav's mother and wife met him after 22 months and by extending their meeting time from 15 to 30 minutes, they did not do any favour", he said.

"I have been treated with dignity and honour and in a very professional manner by the Pakistani authorities", Jadhav said, in the video.

The tweet made it a point to identify Jadhav, a former Indian Navy officer, with his military title.

Pakistan had agreed to facilitate the visit of Jadhav's family and also assured their safety, security, and freedom of movement in the country.

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Faisal said Pakistan had hoped to make the family members available to the media but that India objected, insisting journalists be barred from speaking to them.

Pakistan has repeatedly denied India consular access to Jadhav on the ground that it was not applicable in cases related to spies.Faisal said that the meeting was positive and the two sides talked thoroughly.

Jadhav was at the ministry before his family arrived.

The mother and wife of Kulbhushan Jadhav held a meeting with him after Pakistani government accepted India's request. It was not known where he had been kept before being transported to the foreign ministry.

TV footage showed a convoy of around seven vehicles escorting Jadhav's family in the city.

"I would like to say Prime Minsiter Narendra Modi and Sushma Swaraj to use their power and bring Jadhav back to the country", he added. Meanwhile, the Islamabad Traffic Police and administration also blocked roads leading to Foreign Office and the Diplomatic Enclave by placing barricades and sealed the Red Zone.

In India, officials downplayed the comments, maintaining that the Indian diplomat was only accompanying Jadhav's family and it can not be construed as "consular access".