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Pakistan has been claiming the ownership of Jinnah House in Mumbai, they want that property to be handed over to them. On Thursday, the government declared that the house belongs to India.

“Pakistan has no locus standing over the property because it belongs to India and we are in the process of renovating the Delhi house so that we can use it in the same way as we are using the Hyderabad house.” MEA spokesperson Raveesh Kumar said.

He further added his thoughts that the house belongs to India and if someone wants to fake claim over it, then it is a matter to fight upon. The comments came on Pakistan started claiming the property as of their own. They are demanding this property for housing their Mumbai consulate.

“We have a claim over it(Jinnah House) and we would not accept anyone else taking over it. They (India) have already accepted it to be our property. We have a record of it,” Pakistan foreign office spokesperson Mohammad Faisal said.

Jinnah’s daughter Dina Wadia approached the Bombay High Court in August 2007 claiming the house should get to her as she is the sole legal heir of Jinnah. After her death, her son Nusli Neville Wadia is carrying on the litigation.

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