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J&K was, is and shall forever remain integral part: India tells Pak at UN

India abrogated the special status of Jammu and Kashmir under Article 370 on August 5 and bifurcated it into two Union territories

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Jammu and Kashmir "was, is and shall forever" remain an integral part of India, a top Indian diplomat said at the UN Human Rights Council's meeting here on Wednesday, a day after Pakistan sought the international community's intervention on the Kashmir issue.

Speaking at the 43rd session of the UN Human Rights Council which is being held here in Switzerland from February 24 to March 20, Vikas Swarup, Secretary (West), the Ministry of External Affairs, described Pakistan as the epicentre of global terrorism.

He called for decisive action against states who direct, control, fund and shelter terrorists, in an obvious reference to

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First Published: Feb 26 2020 | 5:11 PM IST

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