NEW DELHI: After the “occupation” of Tibet, China is now trying hard to get the “five fingers”, prime Tibetan chief Lobsang Sangay claimed on Friday, noting that Chinese expansionist insurance policies are a menace to the world group and all should get up to its designs.
Addressing an occasion organised by the Centre for Democracy, Pluralism and Human Rights (CDPHR), he stated shedding Tibet as a buffer zone between India and China has value vastly to India in phrases of border drawback and related army prices.
“Tibet occupation was just the beginning. You saw the Galwan incident, how many soldiers lost their lives. Tibet is just a beginning as it is the palm but five fingers are still out there which Chinese CPC (Chinese Communist Party) is trying hard to get,” claimed Lobsang, president of the Central Tibetan Administration (Tibetan authorities-in exile).
The Five Fingers of Tibet is a Chinese international coverage that considers Tibet to be the palm of China’s proper hand, with five fingers on its periphery: Ladakh, Nepal, Sikkim, Bhutan, and Arunachal Pradesh, and that it’s China’s accountability to “liberate” these areas.
“India needs to understand, what is happening in Tibet is the blueprint and it is happening in Xinjiang and Hong Kong. Understand China and deal with it,” Lobsang stated.
He stated pluralism and variety, human rights and freedom binds India collectively.
“Pluralism is the foundation of India. Pluralism and diversity binds India together, human rights and freedom binds India together but China is bringing a more autocratic system so for Asia – development with democracy and diversity is better than the Chinese model,” he stated.
Lobsang additionally alleged that Chinese expansionist insurance policies are a “threat” to the world group.
“… Therefore the world community must wake up to its designs sooner than later. Standing against China in relation to its record on human rights violations of minorities in Tibet and Xinjiang is not in the control of one country or a small group of countries but the whole world community needs to stand in solidarity,” he stated.
He additional claimed that within the identify of poverty alleviation, the Chinese authorities is using mainland Chinese discourses in minority areas equivalent to Tibet thereby creating an surroundings which could lead to endangering of Tibetan id.
“Not authoritarian policies of China but democratic policies for development that respect diversity is what the world needs,” he stated.
He highlighted that India’s mannequin of growth with democracy is healthier than Chinese mannequin of growth with out democracy.