As Xi meets Modi, Chennai’s Chinese community hope to witness the ‘Wuhan spirit’ squib

As a boy growing up in India, David Ma listened to stories about his grandmother braving a crackdown by communist militias and fleeing Wuhan, China. Reaching what was then called Burma, she walked for days to its shores, before taking a boat to the southern Indian city of Chennai.For him, Wuhan has remained a place from where his family had to escape.Which is why when Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese President Xi Jinping meet on Saturday to invoke the conciliatory “Wuhan spirit”,…
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