UNSC’s counter-terror meet in India

The United Nation Security Council’s (UNSC) two-day meeting in India on counter-terrorism focussed on dealing with use of internet, new payment mechanism and drones by terrorists.

Ministry of external affairs secretary Sanjay Verma said the overarching theme of the meeting would be ‘countering the use of new and emerging technologies for terrorist purposes’. “It’ll begin with tribute to victims of terrorism,” he added.