Reacting to the information of the conflict between Indian and Chinese language troops alongside the Line of Precise Management within the Tawang sector of Arunachal Pradesh, the Congress on Monday claimed that the central authorities was attempting to suppress the border concern. This stance of the federal government had emboldened China, which was performing with elevated audacity, the Congress mentioned.
Congress chief Jairam Ramesh mentioned the get together has been attempting to “wake the federal government up” on the Chinese language actions alongside the border. “The Centre has been silent to guard its political picture,” he mentioned.
“We’re pleased with the bravery of the armed forces. China’s actions on the border are fully unacceptable. For the final two years, we’ve been repeatedly attempting to get up the federal government, however the Modi authorities is attempting to suppress the matter solely to avoid wasting its political picture. The audacity of China is rising due to this,” Ramesh tweeted in Hindi.
“Nobody is larger than the nation however Modi ji is placing the nation at risk to avoid wasting his picture…,” he alleged and mentioned the recent improvement alongside the LAC was worrying.
The Congress additionally tweeted a video clip of a speech by PM Modi made after the Galwan conflict. Within the clip PM Modi will be heard saying: “Nobody occupied our land and nobody has entered India. None of our posts is in occupation of anybody else.”
“If this error had not been made. Had China been named, it will not have dared to lift its eyes in the direction of India… There’s nonetheless time… do not be afraid,” the Congress mentioned whereas referring to PM Modi’s speech.
Congress chief Randeep Singh Surjewala mentioned the PM gave a “clear chit to China” on June 19, 2020. “That is an insult to our courageous forces,” he mentioned. Taking a dig on the PM, Surjewala mentioned, “You may’t avenge map with apps,” in an obvious reference to the Centre periodically blocking Chinese language apps and video games.
The Congress leaders’ response got here after the Military on Monday mentioned that the Indian and Chinese language troops had once more been engaged in a skirmish alongside the LAC in Tawang Arunachal Pradesh on December 9. Troopers from each side suffered accidents.
Because the Winter session of Parliament Convened final week, the Opposition has sought a dialogue on the border scenario. Nonetheless, the request is but to be taken up.
Sources informed ABP Information that greater than 30 Indian troopers suffered accidents throughout the face-off. At the very least six troopers injured within the conflict in Tawang sector have been taken to Assam’s Guwahati for therapy.
“On December 9, PLA troops contacted the LAC in Tawang Sector which was contested by personal (Indian) troops in a agency and resolute method. This face-off led to minor accidents to few personnel from each side,” the Indian Military mentioned in a press release.
“Each side instantly disengaged from the realm. As a observe up of the incident, personal (Indian) commander within the space held a flag assembly together with his counterpart to debate the difficulty in accordance with structured mechanisms to revive peace and tranquillity,” the assertion added.
In the meantime, Delhi CM Arvind Kejriwal wished the injured Indian troopers a fast restoration.