Itanagar/Bhubaneswar: 17-year-old Miram Taron, who was kidnapped by the Chinese language Individuals’s Liberation Military (PLA) from Arunachal Pradesh has claimed that he was tied up and given electrical shocks by the PLA.
In an unique interview with India As we speak, Taron said: “They tied up my palms and took me deep into the jungle. On the primary day, they tortured me; gave me electrical shocks,” he mentioned. “However that was it. They didn’t torture me from the second day.”
Taron added that he was searching along with his associates when the Chinese language PLA caught him. At first, he couldn’t decipher if the forces had been Indian or Chinese language. “I used to be captured and tied up. Later, I used to be handcuffed and my head was coated with a fabric. I used to be then taken to a Chinese language military camp,” he mentioned. “I used to be given meals and water, although,” he added.
Taron, who went lacking since January 18, was accorded a grand reception by the Tuting (Zido) villagers on Monday after he was handed over to his household within the presence of the native leaders and Higher Siang District Extra Deputy Commissioner Starlie Jamoh.
This isn’t the primary occasion during which an Indian was kidnapped by the Chinese language PLA. In September 2020, the Chinese language PLA had reportedly kidnapped 5 boys from Arunachal Pradesh’s Higher Subansiri district earlier than releasing them after a few week.
(With IANS inputs)