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The IMC comprised 30 councillors out of which 26 were from Congress. The party had earlier expelled one of its members after which the number was reduced to 25.
“I can’t even pronounce the new names and we do not want to be associated with China,” said Rakshap.
Unlike the Dalai Lama’s previous visit to the state in 2009, Minister of State for Home Affairs Kiren Rijiju accompanied him on this visit, likely increasing China’s mistrust over New Delhi’s intentions, said the expert.
While China’s latest move is being seen by some experts as a means to underscore its territorial sovereignty, China said it was a part of a census exercise indicating that more could follow.
The Dalai Lama, who is on a 12-day trip to the northeast, is expected to arrive in Tawang by April 6 evening or definitively by April 7.
Regretting that many vested interests had earlier hijacked the development process, the governor asked the people to act as facilitators instead of subverting the process.
Of the three newly-inducted minister, Tezu MLA Mahesh Chai was elected on a BJP ticket in the 2014 state assembly election, while Bamang Felix (Nyapin MLA) and Alo Libang (MLA from Tuting-Yingkiong) were originally elected as Congress candidates.
The deep undercurrents of political upheaval first took shape late last year in the form of resentment against Congress chief minister Nabam Tuki by a section of the party lawmakers in Arunachal
Khandu had taken over from Nabam Tuki in July as the Congress chief minister but just months later, almost the entire Congress lawmaker base shifted to PPA.
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According to media reports, more than 250 soldiers of the Chinese army intruded into the Indian territory in Arunachal Pradesh on June 9
The Arunachal Pradesh Governor also appealed to the people to come forward and file formal complaints.
Most of these sites have been identified through a combination of historical data and locals talking about a crash which they may have heard from their parents or grandparents.
Located at an elevation of about 1830 metres above sea level and close to China border, Mechuka was one of the several strategic locations during the 1962 war with China.