All Arunachal Pradesh Students'Union (AAPSU) on 24 April 2017 took out a protest rally against China's claim covering the renaming 6 places during the state. On the protest rally kept in Itanagar, the Students'organisation also burnt the effigy within the Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Each student union, AAPSU, revealed that Arunachal Pradesh was part of India and will remain part of India. Many students and majority of folks participated in the protest rally.The simmering issue within the China's claim over Arunachal Pradesh gained momentum aided by the visit within the 14th Dalai Lama to hawaii in April 2017. Beijing had opposed the visit within the Tibetan Spiritual leader to hawaii and warned the Indian government of serious consequences whether permitted him you need to do so.Just when the weeklong tour within the Dalai Lama to Arunachal ended, China had officially renamed 6 places in Arunachal Pradesh, including Tawang, which consistent with options a natural part of Southern Tibet.Besides, this renaming event of six sections of Arunachal Pradesh by China also saw protests from different other section of the society including Arunachal Chamber of Commerce and Industries. The President within the Arunachal Chamber of Commerce and Industries Tchi Lala asked will naming Beijing as Mumbai will turn China's capital being a Indian territory. He also termed the move to be a whimsical move. Tapir Gao, BJP President of Arunachal, termed China's claim over Arunachal as baseless. He criticised the country's move and said, “India is free of boundary with China but Tibet since 1914 when MacMohan, the British India representative, had signed a contract aided by the Chinese representative at Shimla covering the boundary&rdquo ;.