New Delhi: After a purported video of Chinese language troopers celebrating the New 12 months at a location close to the Galwan valley surfaced on social media, Union Minister Kiren Rijiju on Tuesday tweeted photographs of Indian Military troops with the tricolour in Galwan.
“Courageous Indian Military troopers in Galwan Valley on the event of New 12 months 2022,” Kiren Rijiju tweeted together with the photographs.
— Kiren Rijiju (@KirenRijiju) January 4, 2022
The federal government had come below Opposition hearth after Chinese language state media put out a video exhibiting PLA troopers unfurling their nationwide flag allegedly in Ladakh’s Galwan Valley to have a good time the brand new 12 months.
Nonetheless, the Military had said that the spot the place the Chinese language flag was unfurled was not within the disputed space, studies stated. A PTI report claimed that the video was from an space on the Chinese language facet of the LAC close to the Galwan valley area.
After the video went viral, Congress chief spokesperson Randeep Surjewala hit out on the Centre on the difficulty of Chinese language transgressions.
“Mr Prime Minister, your entire nation and the world wish to know as to how the Chinese language unfurled the Chinese language flag in Galwan Valley and wrote within the Chinese language language that they won’t give an inch of land again,” Randeep Surjewala instructed reporters.
Randeep Surjewala stated the prime minister “shouldn’t be scared” of China and accused the federal government of compromising nationwide safety.
“Please, present crimson eyes to China. Please, look into their eyes and be certain that the Chinese language transgression is decisively defeated. Please present to the world that India can’t solely defend itself, we will throw out those that dare to occupy our territory, that’s ‘Raj Dharma’,” Surjewala stated.
“With a way of accountability, I need to say at the moment that the Modi Authorities has compromised nationwide safety… I need to say that now we have a weak-kneed Prime Minister in Prime Minister Narendra Modi,” he alleged.
Greater than 20 Indian troopers had been killed in a conflict with Chinese language troops within the Galwan Valley in japanese Ladakh in June 2020. China has claimed that 5 of its troopers had been killed within the conflict.
The border standoff between the Indian and Chinese language militaries erupted on Could 5, 2020, following a violent conflict within the Pangong Lake space.