US Ambassador Kenneth Juster and envoys from 15 other countries arrived for inspection in J&K
US Ambassador Kenneth Juster and envoys from 15 other countries arrived India on Thursday on a two-day visit to Jammu and Kashmir, the first visit of diplomats since August last year when the state’s special status was revoked and reduced. Union Territory.
Envoys from Latin America, ASEAN and Africa will go on Thursday, with European Union (EU) envoys expected to leave at a later date. Not being involved in the EU’s visit to Kashmir, the EU envoy said, “It was communicated with very little notice and most of us need to get the agreement of our officials. Australia could not be part of the tour as they are preparing for the visit of the Australian Foreign Minister to India.At the same time, it was known from the official that the envoys from 16 countries who are coming here for inspection will also meet the Lieutenant Governor G.C. Murmu and members of civil society. At the same time, it was also revealed that the envoy from Brazil backed out , while the envoys coming from Europe their biggest emphasis may be to meet Farooq Abdullah, Sheikh Abdullah, and Mehbooba Mufti.
The representatives who met the envoys told them that they completely reject Pakistan’s disinformation about a “bloodbath” in Kashmir and also lauded the government’s handling of the actions taken on August 5 last year without bloodshed, said people familiar with developments.