Q Why is it in News ?
A China’s Ministry of Civil Affairs has issued standardized names for 15 places in the Indian State of Arunachal Pradesh, to be used henceforth on official Chinese maps.
Q Why is China giving names to places that are in India?
Earlier unilateral renamings
Q What is China’s argument for claiming these areas?
Q What is the McMohan Line?
Q What is Intention behind these renamings ?
Q Is it first time that China is renaming foreign territory ?