Tibetans protest Chinese President Xi Jinping’s visit

Tibetan refugees on Thursday staged a protest in south Delhi’s Dhaula Kuan area against Chinese President Xi Jingping’s visit to India, police said.

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“At least eight Tibetan protesters were detained as they were marching towards the Taj Palace Hotel where the Chinese president is staying,” said a police officer.

Police said that security has been beefed up at the Hyderabad House as the protesters are likely to stage a demonstration there at 11 a.m.

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Xi, on a three-day visit to India, is scheduled to hold delegation-level talks with Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the Hyderabad House later in the day.

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The Chinese President arrived in Ahmedabad, Gujarat Wednesday and flew to the national capital later the same evening.

IANS 

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