Antonio Guterres called on New Delhi and Islamabad to resolve their differences through "meaningful mutual engagement", Stephane Dujarric, Guterres' spokesman, said in a statement late Wednesday.
The forum, it noted, again cautioned India against linking the Pakistani state to what it said was a condemnable incident and reiterated Islamabad's offer of cooperation in investigating it.
Since last week's Pulwama attack, India has stepped up efforts for listing of JeM chief Masood Azhar by the UN.
However, on January 31, 2017 the then prime minister Nawaz Sharif "through a notification of the Ministry of Information announced that display of all global movies, including Indian films, in Pakistan will continue under the garb of revival of Pakistani film and cinema industry", the petitioner said.
Colville said the High Commissioner, Michelle Bachelet, is also concerned about reports from India that some elements are using the Pulwama attack as justification for threats and potential acts of violence targeting Kashmiri and Muslim communities living in different parts of India.
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"We have been in close communication with the Government of India to express not only our condolences but our strong support for India as it confronts this terrorism".
The Himalayan territory is split between Pakistani and Indian zones of control, but both countries claim it in its entirety and have fought two of their three wars over it. An insurgency erupted in Kashmir in 1989, demanding independence or union with Pakistan.
He also said that the government should take solid action against Pakistan before the election to pacify the people's anger.
Later during the NSC meeting, the Pulwama attack and situation arising out of it were discussed, the channel said, quoting sources.
India has long accused Pakistan of harboring and aiding Islamic militants who target its forces in Kashmir.
"As far as Pakistan goes, we've been in contact with Pakistan on this issue".