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India's election to UNHRC buries Pak's false propaganda: J&K BJP

Press Trust of India  |  Jammu 

The unit of BJP Saturday said India's election to the has permanently buried Pakistan's false propaganda against its eastward neighbour.

Balbir said, "Our country's selection by overwhelming majority buries Pakistan's false propaganda that is a violator of human rights."

was elected to the United Nations' top human rights body on Friday for a period of three years beginning January 1, 2019, getting 188 votes in the category, the highest number of votes among all candidates.

"This (the seat) signals the world has accepted India's credentials as a sentinel of human rights. It is the upshot of Narendra Modi government's foreign policy, which has defeated the false allegations of and united the member countries in support of India, Rattan said.

The hoped would further go on to strengthen its position amongs member countries.

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First Published: Sat, October 13 2018. 17:50 IST