It has been ordered by the customs officials in China for the destruction of three lakh more maps for not showing Arunachal Pradesh and Taiwan as part of its territory. According to a media report, it was decided to file a lawsuit against four persons for trying to export them to the Netherlands.
The officials in China in the last month have destroyed 30,000 world maps for incorrectly showing the borders with India and depicting Taiwan as a separate country.
China claims that Arunachal Pradesh as part of South Tibet which actually is the north-eastern Indian state. Most of the time China objects to Indian leaders for visiting Arunachal Pradesh to highlight its stand.
Both India and China have so far held 21 rounds of talks to resolve the border dispute covering 3,488-km-long Line of Actual Control. The estranged island of Taiwan is also claimed as its part by China.
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