New York : India’s First Secretary Sneha Dubey, while addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday, said the Union Territories of Jammu & Kashmir and Ladakh were, are and will always be an integral and inalienable part of India. “This includes areas that are under illegal occupation of Pakistan. We call upon Pakistan to immediately vacate all areas under its illegal occupation,” she added.
Meanwhile, speaking at the first in-person Quad Leaders’ Summit, Prime Minister Narendra Modi said that the initiative would bring peace and prosperity in the world and Indo-Pacific nations. “Our Quad vaccine initiative will help Indo-Pacific nations. Quad decided to go ahead with a positive approach on basis of our shared democratic values. I’d be happy to discuss with my friends-be it the supply chain, global security, climate action, Covid response or tech cooperation,” he added.
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday met US President Joe Biden for a bilateral meeting at the Oval Office in the White House.
During the meeting, Biden said that the relationship between India and the US- the largest democracies in the world- is destined to be stronger, closer and tighter. “Four million Indian-Americans make the US stronger every day,” Biden told Prime Minister Modi.