If Arunachalee parliamentarian Kiren Rijiju is to be believed, then the Arunachalee people are turning away from
"BJP MP from Arunachal Pradesh Khiren Rijiju on Thursday claimed separatists were gaining ground and garnering support of the local people in the region as
New Delhiwas maintaining a "conspicuous silence" on ’s repeated claim on the state. China
"The situation in Arunachal Pradesh is very tense. Separatist voices could be heard from Arunachal in the coming years. A separatist movement in the state is in waiting if no immediate attention is paid to the problems people are facing there," the Arunachal MP told the party high command. Leader of the Opposition L.K. Advani and former external affairs ministers Jaswant Singh and Yashwant Sinha had a meeting with the Arunachal MP on Thursday. The BJP MP, who had been demanding that the government allow a parliamentary delegation and journalists to visit the "disputed site", which is now reportedly under the control of the neighbouring country, alleged that the Army was not allowing even parliamentarians to enter the areas and assess the ground reality. "Nobody actually knows how much land we have lost to
," the BJP MP told party leaders." China
"Nobody actually knows how much land we have lost to China"…Well then, what was the basis of claiming that China had intruded 20 km of land in Arunachal Pradesh, Mr. Rijiju? Now I wonder, if it was at the behest of BJP and not as a concerned Arunachalee? But then, the non inclusion of parliamentarian of this state and the journalists in the visit of parliamentarian to the disputed area is also confusing.