India withdraws Most Favoured Nation status to Pakistan

New Delhi, Feb 15: India Friday withdrew the ‘Most-Favoured Nation’ status to Pakistan following the Pulwama attack that left nearly 49 CRPF personnel dead.
In a media briefing after the meeting of the Cabinet Committee on Security(CCS), Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said all efforts will be made to ensure that perpetrators of the attack are brought to book.
He said those aiding and abating the perpetrators will have to pay a heavy price.
Briefing reporters outside the Prime Minister’s residence, he said the Ministry of External Affairs will launch an “all out effort to isolate Pakistan and all diplomatic efforts will be launched in this regard.”
The Cabinet Committee on Security meet was chaired by Prime Minister Narendra Modi to discuss the security scenario in Jammu and Kashmir in the wake of the Pulwama attack.