Days ahead of the bilateral summit between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Chinese Premier Xi Jinping, the state police have arrested Tibetan activist and writer Tenzin Tsundue and nine other activists.According to the police, the Tibetans, including two student activists, had reportedly planned a protest during Premier Xi's visit to Mahabalipuram (Mamallapuram) calling for the independence of the tense region under the Chinese state.Days Before Xi’s Proposed Visit, China Still Hasn’t Confirmed PlanHowever, the police has refused to state the grounds on which this was done.According to The Hindu, the developments came following an alert from Central intelligence agencies regarding planned protests by Tibetan Youth Congress and Students for Free Tibet-India.TN May Host Next Informal Modi-Jinping Summit in OctoberTenzin who is an also an award-winning poet and writer lives in Dharamsala in Himachal Pradesh and was picked up by the police from Villupuram district. The other Tibetan activists were held in Chennai upon their arrival from New Delhi.Villupuram police confirmed to TNM that Tenzin was remanded after he was booked under Section 7(1)(a) of The Criminal Law Amendment Act read with Section 4 of The Foreigners Act (obstruction, intent to use violence and loitering).The two leaders are set to hold meetings at Mahabalipuram between 11 and 13 October. Security has been beefed up in the temple town with 500 police personnel deployed in the 20 km stretch between Mahabalipuram and Akkarai.Last week, Tamil Nadu Chief Minister Edappadi Palaniswami undertook a visit to oversee the arrangements for the summit. CCTV cameras have been installed across the town as well as on the outskirts for round-the-clock surveillance.‘Free Tibet’: Protests in Dharamshala Mark 60 Years of Uprising(Published in an arrangement with The News Minute.) We'll get through this! Meanwhile, here's all you need to know about the Coronavirus outbreak to keep yourself safe, informed, and updated. The Quint is now available on Telegram & WhatsApp too, Click here to join.