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Jammu in Pak tag: Govt to seek Twitter’s reply

While posting a new tweet, Twitter gives an option to the user to tag his or her location, wherein the site was on Thursday found to be showing Jammu as being part of Pakistan.

By: Express News Service | New Delhi | Published: February 19, 2016 12:06:57 am
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The Ministry of External Affair on Thursday said the goof-up by Twitter in its location-tagging service that showed Jammu as part of Pakistan and J&K as being in China will be taken up with the micro-blogging site. “I am sure this will be taken up,” MEA spokesperson Vikas Swarup said.

While posting a new tweet, Twitter gives an option to the user to tag his or her location, wherein the site was on Thursday found to be showing Jammu as being part of Pakistan. This created a flutter among Twiterrati and large number of the users criticised Twitter for the goof-up.

(With PTI inputs)

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