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WHO Map Showing J&K, Ladakh Separate From India Sparks Controversy

New Delhi: The World Well being Organisation (WHO) map displaying Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as separate from India has sparked an argument with the Indian authorities taking offence on the “inaccurate depiction”

Indian has raised the matter with the organisation.

Experiences stated the difficulty was raised by Indian envoy to United Nations in Geneva, Indramani Pandey, with WHO Director Normal Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus.

Pandey has expressed “deep displeasure” on the WHO transfer and sought its chief’s “immediate intervention” for “removal of maps” which have been inaccurately depicting the boundaries of India and changing them with “accurate maps”.

That is the third time in a month that India has raised this situation with the WHO.

WHO had issued a colour-coded map of nations to indicate the most recent pandemic numbers. The map has depicted Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as separate from the Indian mainland.

WHO exhibits India as navy blue, whereas Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh have been colored gray as a separate area.

WHO has been criticised closely by US and different nations for siding with China throughout the Covid 19 pandemic. US President Donald Trump had known as WHO a “puppet of China”.


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