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. The mother and wife of Jadhav were being provided with a meeting with him in the light of "Islamic traditions and based on purely humanitarian grounds", Faisal had said.
It said that Jadhav is not an ordinary person as he had entered the country with the intent of spying and carrying out sabotage activities.
Jadhav was at the ministry before his family arrived. Jadhav's mother Avanti and wife Chetankul will leave for India today. "He has been sentenced to death by Pakistan", he said. Jadhav, who seen in a blue-coloured suit while meeting his family, was wearing a sweater in the clip raising several questions.
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Indian army said that the dead include an army officer and that Indian soldiers retaliated "strongly and effectively". Sepoy Pargat Singh, 30, belonged to District Karnal, Haryana and is survived by his wife Ramanpreet Kaur and a son.
One may argue here that Pakistan may have made them change their clothes before they met Kulbhushan, but then there are pictures from after the meeting that show them wearing the same clothes that they were wearing before the meeting.
Earlier, Pakistan released a video of Jadhav in which he thanked the Pak govt for "grand gesture".
Police and paramilitary security forces including sharpshooters have been deployed at the MOFA to deal with any untoward security situation, they said.
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However, the Gandhi scion said that the perception of the party's ability to win seats in the state has changed following the results.
According to News 18, Jadhav would be meeting his family at the foreign office in Islamabad.
On April 10 this year, a military court in Pakistan convicted him of espionage charges and sentenced him to death.
Pakistan claims its security forces arrested Jadhav alias Hussein Mubarak Patel from its restive Balochistan province on March 3 past year after he reportedly entered from Iran.
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The plant was eventually purchased by Canadian billionaire Hershey Friedman and is now currently known as Agri Star Meat and Poultry.
However, New Delhi has been maintaining that Jadhav, a retired Navy officer, was kidnapped from Iran where he had some business interest.