New Delhi: Following the deadly Pulwama attack, Pakistan has called back its High Commissioner to India Sohail Mahmood for consultations amid tensions between the two nations.
The Pakistan Foreign Office’s spokesperson Mohammad Faisal made the announcement on Monday.
We have called back our HIgh Commissioner in India for consultations.
He left New Delhi this morning .
— Dr Mohammad Faisal (@ForeignOfficePk) February 18, 2019
Mahmood left New Delhi on Monday morning, Faisal tweeted.
40 CRPF personnel were martyred on Wednesday in the attack carried out by Pakistan-based terror group Jaish-e-Mohammed.
Meanwhile, four soldiers of the Indian Army including an officer were killed and another injured in an overnight encounter with terrorists in Jammu and Kashmir’s Pulwama.