Up to date: Jun 10, 2021 19:04 IST
New Delhi [India], June 10 (ANI): The Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) on Thursday hit out at Pakistan for its disposition to malign India “with out caring to confirm information” and said that the unidentified materials seized in Jharkhand’s Bokaro lately was not uranium or radioactive in nature.
“The fabric seized in Bokaro just isn’t Uranium and never radioactive. The remark about India by Pakistan’s Overseas Ministry drawing upon a media report signifies their disposition to malign India with out caring to confirm information,” MEA Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi stated whereas addressing a press briefing right here right this moment.
Bokaro Police had arrested 7 individuals with six kg of an unknown materials, which the arrested of their confession to the police stated was uranium.
Pakistan had within the meantime expressed its considerations in regards to the restoration of “uranium.”
The MEA spokesperson clarified that the Division of Atomic Vitality below the central authorities had after due analysis and laboratory evaluation of the fabric pattern of the substance seized in Bokaro, said that it was not Uranium and never radioactive.
Final week, Pakistan referred to as for investigating repeated incidents of ‘illicit uranium possession’ and gross sales in India and emphasised the necessity for figuring out the end-users of the fabric, in accordance with Daybreak.
“Pakistan reiterates its name for a radical investigation into such incidents and measures for strengthening the safety of nuclear supplies to stop their diversion,” stated Overseas Workplace spokesman Zahid Hafeez Chaudhri.
Responding to this Bagchi stated: “The gratuitous remarks on India by the Pakistan Overseas Ministry rising upon a media report, point out the disposition to malign India with out caring to examine and confirm information.”
He additionally affirmed that India maintains a stringent law-based regulatory system for internationally managed objects which is mirrored in our impeccable non-proliferation system recognised by the worldwide group.