“We have famous the feedback made at present by the Chinese official spokesperson. We reject such feedback. Arunachal Pradesh is an integral and inalienable a part of India,” Bagchi stated.
He was responding to a query on feedback by a spokesperson of the Chinese international ministry objecting to Naidu’s visit to Arunachal Pradesh over the weekend.
“Indian leaders routinely journey to the state of Arunachal Pradesh as they do to another state of India. Objecting to the visit of Indian leaders to a state of India doesn’t stand to purpose and understanding of Indian folks,” Bagchi stated.
China has been objecting to visits of Indian leaders to Arunachal Pradesh, saying it is part of South Tibet.
The recent confrontation between the 2 sides got here three days after the thirteenth spherical of navy talks on the 17-month japanese Ladakh standoff led to a stalemate.
“Further, as now we have talked about earlier, the present scenario alongside the Line of Actual Control (LAC) within the Western Sector of the India-China border areas has been attributable to unilateral makes an attempt of the Chinese aspect to alter the established order in violation of the bilateral agreements,” Bagchi stated.
The authorities usually refers to japanese Ladakh as Western Sector.
“Therefore, we count on the Chinese aspect to work in direction of early decision of the remaining points alongside the LAC in Eastern Ladakh whereas totally abiding by bilateral agreements and protocols relatively than making an attempt to hyperlink unrelated points,” Bagchi stated.
A day after the thirteenth spherical of navy talks, Indian Army stated the “constructive solutions” made by it had been neither agreeable to the Chinese aspect nor it might present any “forward-looking” proposals.
On its half, the Chinese PLA’s Western Theatre Command stated India insisted on “unreasonable and unrealistic calls for, including difficulties to the negotiations.”