- Sushma Swaraj revealed how much the senior advocate is charging
- Mr Salve, an expert on constitutional law, spoke for nearly 1.5 hours
- "Immediate threat" that Pak may hang Kulbhushan Jadhav, he said
Today, in a tweet, Ms Swaraj said 61-year-old Mr Salve, an authority on constitutional law who has often represented India in international forums, is charging only Re 1.
Ms Swaraj's tweet was a response to a tweet from another user, which read:
The minister’s reply read:
There is an "immediate threat" that Mr Jadhav will be executed even before the International Court reaches a decision, India said. "The situation is grave, it is urgent, and hence we approached this court at such short notice," Mr Salve told the court.
Arguing that Mr Jadhav was arrested from the restive Baluchistan province, where he was sent to carry out subversive activities, Pakistan accused India of using the world court as a "political theatre".