China has condoled the death of former President Pranab Mukherjee. Chinese Foreign Ministry Spokesperson, Hua Chunyin today said during a Press Conference in Beijing that China expresses deep condolences over his passing and expresses sincere sympathies to the Govt. of India and his family.
She further said, President Mukerjee was a veteran statesman of India. In his 50 years in politics, he made positive contributions to China India relations.