June 2021 \ World News \ INTERNATIONAL
Jaishankar offers backing for Guterres re-election

India’s External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar ...

By Arul Louis

Guterres is running for re-election with no credible opposition and in the election India gets two votes, one in the Security Council and another in the General Assembly. A Canadian of Indian descent, Arora Akanksha, has declared she is running for the office, as have at least five others, but lacking a government sponsorship, their candidacy has not so far been accepted officially.