Given the graveness of the tense situation, this glitch can't be ignored.
The 25th installment of EA Sports' FIFA series, FIFA 18 is all set to be released on 29 September.
Given the growing market of football in India and the popularity of EA Sports' FIFA game in the country, the game developer could face series charges and a strong negative reaction from its Indian fans, if the mistake is not corrected before the game's release.
In 2015, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg faced serious backlash after he shared a video of his internet.org venture, which showed the Indian map without Jammu and Kashmir.
An Indian sports author has filed a petition asking EA Sports to make the required changes. At the time of writing this piece, it had already garnered 250 signatures.
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