China will hand over 5 missing youths from Arunachal Pradesh to India on Saturday. China will hand over 5 young men to the covenant at 9.30 am.
China will hand over 5 Indian youths missing from Arunachal Pradesh to India on Saturday. China will hand over 5 young men to the covenant at 9.30 am. Union Minister Kiren Rijiju tweeted that the Chinese PLA has confirmed the handing over of 5 youths from Arunachal Pradesh to the Indian Army yesterday.
Earlier, China had admitted that the young man who disappeared from Arunachal had him. Kiren Rijiju had tweeted on Tuesday that the Chinese army had responded to a hotline message sent by the Indian army. The Chinese army has confirmed that the missing youths from Arunachal Pradesh have been found in their territory.
The Congress MLA had claimed
Last week, Congress MLA from Arunachal Pradesh, Ninong Ering, claimed that the People’s Republic Army (PLA) of China had kidnapped five Indian youths. A complaint was also made by the Indian Army to the Chinese army in this regard following the MLA’s claim.
Ninong Ering claimed that our people go to the fields to rotate their animals. This time, when some youths went fishing, the Chinese army caught them. Ering claimed that this proves that the Chinese army has come to LAC not only in Ladakh but also in Arunachal Pradesh.
What China made earlier statements
A statement was made on the Chinese side after the disappearance of 5 Indian youths. Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijin issued a statement on Monday saying China has never recognized Arunachal Pradesh, which is China’s southern Tibet region. On the question of Indian army sending a message to PLA to release Indians, the spokesperson said that we are not aware of it yet.