Government Warns Twitter Over Location Settings Showing Leh In China
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Government Warns Twitter Over Location Settings Showing Leh In China

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October 22, 2020

Ladakh and Jammu and Kashmir are "integral and inalienable parts of India governed by the Constitution of India", the government told Twitter after the social media platform's location settings showed Leh as part of China, government sources said. In a letter to Twitter Inc CEO Jack Dorsey, the government expressed its disapproval of the "misrepresentation of map of India" and asked the company to "respect sensitivities of Indian citizens", sources said.


New Delhi, 22 October 2020

As per news report of PTI, earlier, the geo-location of Leh, which is the headquarters of the union territory of Ladakh, was shown on Twitter as part of China. Leh is the largest town in Ladakh. The government, sources added, conveyed to Twitter that any attempt by the social media giant to "disrespect sovereignty and integrity of India, which is also reflected by the maps, is totally unacceptable" and "unlawful".

Source -NDTV


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