The banned applications, which include a few dating apps, were a threat to the "sovereignty and integrity of India", the Indian government said in a statement.

Netanyahu had originally been slated to hold a meeting of his COVID-19 cabinet meeting on Sunday night but pushed it off by a day, saying that the groundwork still needed to be completed.

Rahul Gandhi's response comes days after Bhutan rejected the report claiming the setting up of a Chinese village inside its territory.

“We have received an affidavit from Twitter where they have accepted their mistake of wrongly geo-tagging a part of Ladakh and showing it as part of China… They have informed that they will rectify it by November 30,” Lekhi said.

According to official sources, Indian jawans on the front line will be accommodated in heated tents in Ladakh, where temperature dips to minus 30-40°c.

While addressing the BRICS Summit, PM Modi said that it was important to blame the nations supporting terrorism.

Guleria said increased air pollution, specially during winters, can help the virus in surviving longer, thereby affecting more people.

The two sides had also agreed for a joint mechanism to verify the progress in the disengagement process through delegation meetings as well as using Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs).

Taking an indirect swipe on Pakistan, Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday said there is an attempt to bring bilateral issues at the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO), which is against the consensus and spirit. He said, "It is unfortunate that repeated attempts are being made to unnecessarily bring bilateral issues into the SCO agenda that violate the SCO Charter and Shanghai Spirit. Such efforts are contrary to the spirit of consensus and cooperation that defines SCO."

The minister also touched upon special partnerships with France and Israel and referred to PM Narendra Modi’s outreach to nations in West, South and East Asia.