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'Intolerable': Delhi govt withdraws ad calling Sikkim independent country; suspends senior officer


The Delhi government has come under fire for mentioning Sikkim as a separate country in one of its advertisements published in newspapers.

  • Delhi LG Anil Baijal said his office has zero tolerance for such misconduct
  • Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal confirmed the controversial ad was withdrawn and the officer responsible for it was suspended

New Delhi: Hours after coming under fire for referring the people of Sikkim as "subject" along with those from Bhutan and Nepal in a newspaper advertisement, Delhi government on Saturday withdrew the controversial ad and suspended a senior officer responsible for the error.

Delhi Chief Minister Arvind ...


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