Politics China includes Arunachal in its updated map Updated : April 21, 2020 01:35 PM IST China continues to consider Arunachal Pradesh a part of Tibet, which it occupied in 1951. China has claimed its sovereignty over Tibet "counties bordering India and Bhutan from east to west. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.