Parliamentary panel to submit
report on Sino-India ties: Tharoor
Free Press Journal,
November 06, 2017
New Delhi : The
parliamentary committee on external affairs plans to submit a
comprehensive report on Sino-Indian ties next year, and is
currently looking at the “extremely topical” Dokalam issue,
panel chairman Shashi Tharoor has said.
Tharoor said the panel wanted to take a comprehensive look at
the India-China ties by understanding their trade and political
relations, cooperation in international bodies and the Chinese
attitude on India’s membership bid for the Nuclear Suppliers
Group (NSG), on terrorism and Pakistan among other aspects,
Right now the panel is looking at Dokalam because it is
“extremely topical”, the former minister of state for external
affairs told PTI. “Just as this year we submitted to Parliament
a report on Indo-Pakistan relations, similarly for next summer
we want to submit a report on Sino-Indian relations,” he said.
The Parliamentary Standing Committee on External Affairs held
two meetings on the Dokalam situation last month.
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