India’s new political map places disputed territory of Kalapani inside its own borders

Nepal has long claimed Kalapani as part of its territory as per the Sugauli Treaty signed between Nepal and the then East India Company.

India’s new political map (left) includes the disputed territory of Kalapani. Nepal’s official map (right) also shows Kalapani inside its border. Map images via India’s Home Ministry & Nepal’s Survey Department

Published at : November 4, 2019
Updated at : November 5, 2019 14:45

 

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