India's nominee to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) Dalveer Bhandari was on Tuesday re-elected after Britain withdrew its candidate from the election. Bhandari received 183-193 votes in the General Assembly and secured all 15 votes in the Security Council after separate and simultaneous elections were held at the United Nation Headquarters in New York.
After the grand victory of Dalveer Bhandari the government of India has put out a statement thanking all those who supported India in the election. Read the full statement below:
(With inputs from Agencies)