Sangay made the remarks on the sidelines of an event where a report on the ‘Middle Way Approach’ to the Tibet issue was released by the ‘Central Tibetan Administration’ (CTA) here.
“His Holiness the Dalai Lama attending Nobel laureate event at Rashtrapati Bhavan and him meeting the President is India’s Business and I think the Indian government did the right thing. He is India’s honourable guest and the Chinese should not comment on or criticise what he or India does,
Sangay told Media.
Sangay, who was re-elected in July, said that China looks “anxious and sometimes paranoid” reacting to the CTA’s activities, adding that China’s “hardline policies” towards Tibet have failed.China considers the Dharamsala-based Tibetan government-in exile illegal.
“I hope the Chinese leadership realise that their policy on Taiwan failed. They did the waiting game and it failed. And I hope they see the Dalai Lama as the solution and not the problem.
“I hope in Xi Jinping’s second term (as President) he will relook and review the Tibet policy and realise that the hardline policies have failed,O otherwise India will also play an ImporTANT Role he said.