31 Mar '17, 5am
China is heaving in anger : Threatens India with strict action if Dalai Lama visits Tawang
With less than four days to go before the Dalai Lama's visit to Arunachal Pradesh, the heat of Indo-China friction over the visit has touched the city too. The Chinese Consul General in Kolkata, Ma Zhanwu, minced no words, when he said that China will react negatively and will be compelled to take action, if India did not cancel Dalai Lama's trip to Arunachal Pradesh on April 4. He met the media to brief them about a business delegation from China to the city on April 5 and 6, but spent a sizeable part of time discussing the Dalai's visit. Tawang is disputed territory between India and China and the Dalai should be kept away from the place if an amicable solution to the border dispute is sought. The Dalai's presence will only aggravate the situation. "China's ministry of foreign affairs met the Indian ambassador in Beijing and demanded a cancellation of the Dalai's visit l...