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07 August 2019 Current Events Delays in Chinese Visa for Mansarovar Pilgrims

As per recent news updates, two batches of Indian pilgrims, who were about to begin their journey on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra didn't receive the vital Chinese visa even till Tuesday night. News sources state that in order to undertake this holy journey, one has to get one's visa issued at least a day before heading towards Mansarovar. Pilgrims on site reported that they were waiting for the approval of their visas till early morning hours of Wednesday, August 7, 2019, but they didn't receive any response from the Chinese embassy situated in New Delhi. Meanwhile, spokesperson of Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed that government of China is displeased with the creation of Union Territory in Ladakh. They are considering this action of India as “undermining Chinese sovereignty”.


Delays in Chinese Visa for Mansarovar Pilgrims

As per recent news updates, two batches of Indian pilgrims, who were about to begin their journey on Kailash Mansarovar Yatra didn't receive the vital Chinese visa even till Tuesday night. News sources state that in order to undertake this holy journey, one has to get one's visa issued at least a day before heading towards Mansarovar. Pilgrims on site reported that they were waiting for the approval of their visas till early morning hours of Wednesday, August 7, 2019, but they didn't receive any response from the Chinese embassy situated in New Delhi. Meanwhile, spokesperson of Chinese Foreign Ministry confirmed that government of China is displeased with the creation of Union Territory in Ladakh. They are considering this action of India as “undermining Chinese sovereignty”.




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