The 1267 Al Qaeda Sanctions Committee of theSecurity Council blacklisted Azhar on May 1 after veto-wielding permanent member China lifted its technical hold on the proposal by the other members.
Germany had played an important role in the effort to get Azhar sanctioned, particularly in the wake of the February 14 Pulwama terror attack.
The listing comes two weeks after the Sanctions Committee designated JeM chief Masood Azhar as "global terrorist" on May 1.
The AICC spokesperson slammed the NDA government's Pakistan policy, said that it messed up diplomatically in Nepal, Maldives, and Sri Lanka too.
Was it PM Modi's international diplomacy which helped India? Or was it the US pressure in the international arena that worked? And if so, what was the deal India struck with the US?
Uttar Pradesh CM extols Modi’s policies which he claims led to the declaration of Jaish chief Masood Azhar as international terrorist
Jaish-e-Mohammad chief Masood Azhar was listed as a global terrorist by UNSC's 1267 Sanctions Committee on May 1.
There was no reference to the Pulwama attack or Jammu and Kashmir in the UN notification banning Azhar, though the original resolution mentioned them.
The Congress leader went on to say that it is this "sin" that led to the terror attacks in the Parliament as well as in Pulwama.
According to him, the UNSC procedure is such that informal consultations continue between members and consultations have been going on.