Kuala Lumpur: Tibetan spiritual leader the Dalai Lama has said that China needs to learn from India about democracy which brings in harmony among people of different languages and ethnic backgrounds.
“In India, because of the rule of law, there is harmony in society, which has different languages and scripts.
Democracy in this country is very deeply rooted not because of the country’s poor conditions, but because of transparency,” the Dalai Lama told Thailand’s leading English daily ‘Nation’ in an interview.
Noting that military occupation would not solve problems, the spiritual leader said “in China, there are state secrets.
People in China should learn from India’s experience. He stressed that the world trend was the rule of law, transparency, fairness, honesty and respect for human values.
Dalai Lama, who is based in Dharamsala, said China was…