PM Modi birthday greetings to Dalai Lama should be seen in overall context: MEA

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PM Modi birthday greetings to Dalai Lama should be seen in overall context: MEA

NEW DELHI: India on Thursday said it has a consistent policy to treat Tibetan spiritual leader Dalai Lama as an honoured guest and that Prime Minister Narendra Modi ‘s birthday greetings to him should be seen from the overall context.External affairs ministry spokesperson Arindam Bagchi was talking about China’s reaction to Modi’s phone conversation with the Dalai Lama on Wednesday, where he extended birthday greetings to the latter. “Birthday greetings by the Prime Minister to the Dalai Lama should be seen in the overall context,” Bagchi said.