However, the 86-year-old Tibetan Buddhist spiritual leader said he has no particular plans to meet with Chinese President Xi Jinping.
Eight policemen, including a deputy superintendent of police, were ambushed in Bikru village in the Chaubeypur area of Kanpur, where they had gone to arrest Vikas Dubey and fell to bullets fired from rooftops last Friday.
Speaking at a webinar organised by Bharat Chamber of Commerce, Sangay, also the political successor to the Dalai Lama, said the recent incident at the Galwan Valley in eastern Ladakh is part of China's 'expansionist strategy'.
After the annexation of Tibet (the palm), China had planned to take control of the five fingers and the first finger is Ladakh. The other four are Nepal, Bhutan, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh, the Central Tibetan Administration's (CTA) website said.
Ringed by the world's tallest mountain ranges, the region long known as "the rooftop of the world" is now in the crosshairs of China's latest modernisation push, marked by multiplying skyscrapers and expanding high-speed rail lines.