Talking to a private news channel, Qureshi also said that PM Imran Khan made the US realised that Kashmir is a flashpoint", which requires an early resolution.
Raking up the issue, Congress and other opposition leaders demanded that PM must make a statement and they were not satisfied with the government's plan to field External Affairs Minister to clarify.
K Suresh, D Raja give adjournment motion notice in Parliament over Trump's 'mediation claim' on Kashmir issue
The Congress leader requested the Prime Minister to come to the parliament and clarify whether the statement made by Trump was true or not.
Taking to Twitter, Congress spokesperson Randeep Singh Surjewala said, "Reiteration of time tested line on 'no mediation on Kashmir' is welcome
US clarifies on Trump's 'mediation' offer; says Kashmir 'bilateral issue', Washington 'stands ready to assist'
US officials acknowledged that Kashmir is a bilateral issue for both parties to discuss -- echoing India's consistent stand on the subject.