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In Bihar’s state board question paper, Kashmir is a country

Patna: One of the questions prepared by Bihar’s state education board for class VII students describes Kashmir as a separate country, asking students what the people of the country Kashmir are called.

The question of 2×4 marks asks: “What are the people of the following countries called? One is done for you.
(i) The people of China are called the … Chinese.
(ii) The people of Nepal are called the ….
(iii) The people of England are called the …
(iv) The people of Kashmir are called the ….
(v) The people of India are called the …”

It was part of the paper of English in the half-yearly examination of Class VII students of government schools across the state. The examination commenced on October 5 and will end on Wednesday, a Times of India report said.

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