India ask Pakistan to reduce its staff in New Delhi embassy by half n next seven days. Further announced trimming of Indian staff in Islamabad in event of downgraded events in diplomatic levels.
India said on Tuesday they are contemplating to expel half the staff in Pakistan’s embassy in New Delhi over what it said was spying by officials of embassy.
“They have been engaged in acts of espionage and maintained dealings with terrorist organizations,” the Indian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.
India will also cut staff in its own embassy in Islamabad by the same amount. New Delhi expelled two Pakistani diplomats on May 31 after they were held for alleged spying, claims Islamabad said were “baseless.”
Inputs RT news.