INDIA ON Friday rejected Beijing’s declare that the Galwan valley incident befell as a result of India violated all agreements and encroached upon China’s territory.
Ministry of External Affairs’ official spokesperson Arindam Bagchi stated, “We reject such statements. Our position with regard to developments last year along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh has been clear and consistent. It was the provocative behavior and unilateral attempts of the Chinese side to alter the status quo in contravention of all our bilateral agreements that resulted in serious disturbance of peace and tranquility.”
Earlier within the day, whereas responding to a query on the Quad summit, Chinese overseas ministry spokesperson Zhao Lijian stated in Beijing that “a closed, exclusive clique targeting other countries runs counter to the trend of the times and the aspirations of regional countries”. He added it is going to discover no assist and was doomed to fail.
The Chinese overseas ministry spokesperson stated “relevant countries” ought to view China’s growth in appropriate mild and do extra to advertise solidarity and cooperation amongst international locations within the area.