November 3rd, 2011
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Chinese ambassador tells Indian journalist to “shut up”

Zhang-YanNew Delhi: China’s ambassador to India, Zhang Yan, ordered an Indian journalist to “Shut up” when he questioned him about the controversial map that included Arunanchal Pradesh as a part of China.The incident took place at a hotel in Delhi, where a business delegation from China and the ambassador were sharing information about investments in India by Chinese companies. A brochure shared by one of the firms showed Ladakh and Arunachal Pradesh as a part of China.

India’s Joint Secretary in the Ministry of External Affairs who is in charge of China was told about this and he immediately took up the issue with the Chinese envoy. The Chinese envoy who calmed down later assured that the map would be corrected. He later spoke to the journalist he burst out at.


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