Saudi Arabia is now able to act upon India’s issues over the problem of the wrong map depicted within the forex observe. The sources claimed that Saudi Arabia is more likely to withdraw the banknote quickly.
Sources near Wion has stated that Saudi Arabia is taking needed actions
The world map on the brand new 20 Riyal banknote, launched to mark Saudi Arabia’s presidency of the G20 grouping, doesn’t characteristic Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh as a part of India.
Earlier, MEA Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava had stated India has requested Saudi Arabia to take “pressing corrective steps” within the matter and emphasised that the whole Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh are integral elements of the nation.
“We now have seen the banknote referred by you which provides an incorrect depiction of India’s exterior territorial boundaries. The observe was issued by Saudi Arabian Financial Authority on October 24 to mark the event of Saudi presidency of the G20,” the MEA spokesperson stated.
“We now have conveyed our severe concern to Saudi Arabia, each via their Ambassador in New Delhi in addition to in Riyadh, for this gross misrepresentation of India’s exterior territorial boundaries on an official and authorized banknote of Saudi Arabia and requested Saudi Arabia to take pressing corrective steps on this regard,” Srivastava stated.
“I want to additional reiterate that the whole Union Territories of Jammu and Kashmir and Ladakh are integral elements of India.” he added.