Date: Apr 17, 2020

The seminar will be hosted on a virtual platform on 17 April 2020, Friday, from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

In this pioneering paper, Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan and Pulkit Mohan examine the recent spate of China’s military exercises in the Tibet region. In the context of these exercises, the paper illustrates the significant infrastructure deficiencies on India’s side of the border, and analyses the implications of those gaps.


Deepak Sinha, Consultant, ORF

Manoj Joshi, Distinguished Fellow, ORF

Pulkit Mohan, Junior Fellow, ORF

Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan, Distinguished Fellow, ORF

Vijay Nambiar, Indian Diplomat (Retd.)


11:30 – 11:35 a.m. | Welcome remarks | Manoj Joshi

11:35 – 11:50 a.m. | Authors’ presentation | Rajeswari Pillai Rajagopalan and Pulkit Mohan

11:50 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. | Remarks by panelist | Vijay Nambiar

12:00 – 12:10 p.m. | Remarks by panelist | Deepak Sinha

12:10 – 12:25 p.m. | Moderated Q&A

12:25 – 12:30 p.m. | Closing remarks by chair

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