India minister wages war on street food momos

A legislator from India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) has declared war on a popular street snack, to general public bewilderment.Momos, steamed meat or vegetable dumplings, are often associated with Tibetan and Nepali cuisine.

Ramesh Arora, from Indian-administered Kashmir, wants them banned for causing “life-threatening diseases”.

Reaction to Mr Arora’s campaign has ranged from amusement to outrage

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