Informal meeting concluded without outcome: MEA on China isolated at UNSC

MEA Spokesperson Raveesh Kumar on January 16 held the weekly press conference in New Delhi. While addressing the mediapersons, he cleared Ministry's stance on China holding informal closed-door consultation on Kashmir in UNSC. He said that an attempt was made by Pakistan through UNSC member China to misuse the platform but overwhelming majority of UNSC said that UNSC was not the right forum for such issues and it should be discussed bilaterally. "Attempt was made by Pak, through a UNSC member, to misuse the platform. Overwhelming majority of UNSC was of view that UNSC was not the right forum for such issues and it should be discussed bilaterally." "The informal closed door meeting concluded without any outcome. Pakistan's desperate measures to peddle baseless allegation, and present and alarming scenario, it lacked any credibility." He said.