"That is what the Geneva Convention provides for".
However, on Thursday, the Pakistani publication The Express Tribune reported the wreckage could have been part of a missile sold by the U.S.to Taiwan. Modi himself held a teleconference rally Thursday ahead of national elections, warning that "India's enemies are conspiring to create instability in the country through terror attacks".
Passengers pass their time after Thai Airways cancelled all flights to and from Europe as a result of the India-Pakistan conflict.
It also rejected India's attempts to project the legitimate Kashmiri struggle for self-determination as "terrorism".
Islamabad has said that the handover was a gesture of peace that could defuse tensions and avoid another war between India and Pakistan.
Contentions between New Delhi and Islamabad are not to be taken lightly: Both powers have access to nuclear weapons, and tempers have been escalating since a terrorist attack in Pulwana, India, on February 14 killed over 40 people and injured dozens more.
Indian broadcaster DSport said it would no longer broadcast Pakistan Super League matches. "Pakistan follows a legal process and will have to fulfill those requirements if action is to be taken against Masood Azhar", he was quoted as saying.
Gokhale, who was assisted by officials of the Ministry of External Affairs, informed the members about the air strikes on JeM terror camps in Pakistan as also about the retaliation by the western neighbour, the source said.
Tensions in relations between India and Pakistan flared up on February 14 when a suicide attacker rammed his auto filled with explosives into an Indian paramilitary convoy in Jammu and Kashmir, killing 45.
Kashmir has been at the root of two of the three wars fought between India and Pakistan.
Varthaman safely ejected after striking a Pakistani aircraft, but his parachute drifted into the Pakistan-controlled side of Kashmir, Indian officials said. It was not our choice but if things go beyond your control, then till when and how many times, should we be quiet about this?
In 2016 again, India moved the proposal with the P3 - the United States, the United Kingdom and France in the UN's 1267 Sanctions Committee to ban Azhar, also the mastermind of the attack on the air base in Pathankot in January 2016.