All political parties have expressed strong support for India’s approach in the current stand off with China and also underlined the need for national unity.
External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Gopal Baglay said this after senior members of the Narendra Modi Cabinet briefed the political parties on the developments related to China and Kashmir at a meeting in New Delhi yesterday.
The meeting held at the residence of Union Home Minister Rajnath Singh was attended by the Congress, the Left parties, Trinamool Congress, JD(U) and Samajawadi Party among others. They were briefed by Mr Singh, Defence Minister Arun Jaitley, External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj, Foreign Secretary S Jaishankar among other senior officials.
Mr Baglay said, the importance of India and China to remain engaged diplomatically was underlined in the meeting.