Ilhan Omar: Why is the US Congressman going to Pakistan-administered Kashmir and what is the concern of India with this visit?

Ilhan Omar, a member of the US House of Representatives, arrived in Islamabad today on a five-day official visit to Pakistan.

Elhan Omar has also met Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif, President Arif Ali, former Prime Minister Imran Khan and other government leaders.

The US lawmaker is visiting Pakistan at a time when former Pakistan Prime Minister Imran Khan and other PTI leaders and supporters have accused the US of plotting to overthrow his government.

BBC Urdu

The news of her visit to Pakistan-Administered Kashmir has created a stir in India.

Kamal Haider Shah, the president’s press secretary in Pakistan-administered Kashmir, has confirmed to the BBC that Alhan Omar will meet President Barrister President Sultan Mehmood Chaudhry in Muzaffarabad tomorrow (April 21)

BBC Urdu

In the Past she has criticized the action of the Indian government when it revoked article 370 and imposed a curfew in the valley.

Ilhan had demanded immediate resumption of communications in one of his tweets. He also demanded respect for human rights, democratic principles and religious freedom in Indian-administered Kashmir and reduction of tensions in Kashmir.

BBC Urdu

Indians are using Twitter to show their anger against her.

She forgets that India has no influence over the Administration of the US.



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