India indicated on Friday that it’s going to proceed to discover methods to convey again the Kohinoor, one of many largest diamonds on this planet, from the UK.
The demise of Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, reignited the demand in India to convey again the Kohinoor.
Requested concerning the demand, Ministry of Exterior Affairs (MEA) Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi referred to the federal government’s response on the difficulty in Parliament a number of years in the past.
“My understanding is that the government of India responded to it in Parliament a few years ago. We have said that we have been raising this matter from time to time with the UK government and we will continue to explore ways and means for obtaining a satisfactory resolution of the matter,” he stated.
The 108-carat Kohinoor gem was given to Queen Victoria in 1849 by Maharajah Duleep Singh. It was worn by the Queen Mom on her crown in 1937.
There have been speculative reviews within the British media about the potential of Camilla carrying the Kohinoor diamond when she is topped Queen Consort at a ceremony on Might 6 subsequent yr.
Following the demise of Queen Elizabeth II, a major variety of Twitter customers in India demanded the return of the Kohinoor to India.