Subject : Prohibition & Restrictions – Import of books entitled “ENCYCLOPEDIA BRITANNICA 1994” – published by Encyclopedia Britannica Inc., U.K., imported by M/s. Jaico Publishing House, Bombay – containing incorrect map of India – Ins. reg.
I am directed to say that it has been decided in consultation with Ministry of Home Affairs that the above mentioned book, containing some of the incorrect maps, wherein Jammu & Kashmir and Arunachal Pradesh are shown “Occupied by India”, should not be allowed entry into India under the provisions or the Notification No. 19-Cus. dated 6th March, 1976. This is for your kind information and suitable action. Please acknowledge the receipt.
Under Secretary to the Govt. of India