Colombo/New Delhi: Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan shall be utilizing Indian Air space for travel to Sri Lanka. He shall be on a 2-day go to to the nation from at present (February 23), his second go to that comes months after his go to to Afghanistan.
Pakistan had requested for use of air space, which India gave permission for. As protocol. each time heads of state or governments cross by way of the air space of every other nation, the nation is alerted and due permission taken. WION has learnt that permission was despatched 10 days in the past to New Delhi by Islamabad. India gave permission on Monday.
It is necessary to notice that within the aftermath of India eradicating particular standing for the erstwhile state of Jammu and Kashmir, Pakistan had denied permission for overflight for President Kovind’s airplane one time, and PM Modi’s airplane two occasions.
In September 2019, Pakistan denied the use of its airspace for President Kovind’s airplane throughout his Europe go to. In the identical month, it denied overflight to PM Modi’s airplane to attend the UNGA session, adopted by no permission to Air India One throughout PM’s Saudi Arabia go to in October 2019. India had taken the matter with the International Civil Aviation Organization.