The Star Late Edition

Court scuffle upsets India


NEW DELHI: India summoned Beijing’s deputy chief of mission in New Delhi yesterday to complain about a courtroom assault on an Indian diplomat in the Chinese city of Yiwu, officials and reports said. In Beijing, Indian embassy spokesman Vinayak Chavan said Shanghai-based S Balachandr­an was not badly hurt. “It was not that serious, but there was some manhandlin­g,” Chavan said.

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