Pakistan calls for plebiscite in IHK


NEW YORK: Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif Sunday called for the implementation of United Nations Security Council resolution on the decades-old Kashmir dispute, and holding of plebiscite to determine the wishes of Kashmiri people.

Nawaz urged UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon to play a role in defusing tensions between Pakistan and India and help end the cross-Line of Control violations for promoting peace in the region when he held talks with him at UN Headquarters, according to official sources.