Glass Wall separates Kulbushan Jadhav & Family in Pakistan

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He added that media crews will be able to cover the arrival and departure of Jadhav's wife and mother at the ministry and Pakistan has agreed to honor India's request not to allow any media interaction with the visitors, the official added.

"An Indian diplomat was present during the meeting and he could see Jadhav but he was not allowed to speak to him", Faisal said. They also did not talk to the reporters while leaving the building, although journalists kept shouting questions.

Pakistan claims its security forces arrested Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel from its restive Balochistan province on March 3 previous year after he reportedly entered from Iran.

Foreign Minister Khawaja Asif, during his earlier appearance on Geo News" programme "Naya Pakistan', had said that India was given consular access to the convicted Jadhav, describing it as a "concession". "He has been sentenced to death by Pakistan", he said.

Kulbhushan, an Indian national, was arrested in Balochistan, Pakistan in May 2016, over charges of terrorism and spying for India's RAW.

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Jadhav, 47, would be meeting his family today at the foreign office in Islamabad. "One can only imagine the plight of Jadhav's mother". It was not clear whether the confession was extracted under duress, but in a video statement he Jadhav said "I have been treated with dignity and honor and very professional manner by the Pakistani authorities". After a brief stay, the mother and wife went to Foreign Office amid tight security.

According to News 18, Jadhav would be meeting his family at the foreign office in Islamabad.

Pakistan Foreign Office spokesperson Mohammed Faisal tweeted images showing Jadhav speaking to his mother Avanti and wife through an intercom with a glass panel separating them.

Pakistan claims that its security forces arrested Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel from restive Balochistan province on March 3 past year after he reportedly entered from Iran.

India, however, maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Indian Navy.

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