State Department Deputy spokesperson Robert Palladino said China's Opposition to the move goes against the mutual interest in achieving regional stability and peace.

Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar meets the criteria to be designated as a global terrorist and not doing so is against regional stability and peace, the US said Tuesday on the eve of the UN Security Council making a crucial decision in this regard.

Mudasir Ahmed Khan alias 'Mohd Bhai' is suspected to have arranged the vehicle and explosives used in the suicide attack on February 14, which left 40 CRPF personnel martyred.

Congress President Rahul Gandhi on Saturday asked Prime Minister Narendra Modi to tell the nation that it was the BJP government which released terror outfit JeM chief Masood Azhar from the Indian jail.

India on Saturday hit out strongly against Pakistan in the wake of developments post the Pulwama terror attack in which 40 CRPF soldiers died. Foreign Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar, said, "A 'naya Pakistan' should show 'naya action' against terror groups."

Jammu and Kashmir police said the person who threw grenade has been arrested. According to police, he is a Hizbul Mujahideen operative and had reached Jammu from Kulgam this morning.

"I have always said that JeM is a terror organisation and they tried to assassinate me in a suicide attack at Jhanda Chichi in Rawalpindi in 2003", said Pervez Musharraf.

Under immense international pressure, Pakistan on Tuesday arrested 44 members of banned outfit, including a brother of Jaish-e-Mohammed chief Masood Azhar.

The National Technical Research Organisation (NTRO) had started surveillance of the facility after the Indian Air Force (IAF) was given clearance to target the camp in Pakistan’s Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, the sources said.

After trading heavy fire on the LoC in Poonch, Rajouri and Jammu districts for seven days, clashes between the two armies had stopped on Sunday.