Last week, India along with 13 other countries abstained from voting on the resolution at UNHRC to launch an investigation into alleged violations and crimes during the 11-day conflict.
'Palestine wrote similar letters to all countries who abstained..', Bagchi said in response to a question on the Palestinian foreign minister writing to EAM over India's abstinence during UNHRC vote.
During the telephone conversation on Monday, Xi pushed the Sri Lankan leader to speed up Beijing's major infrastructure projects under the Belt and Road Initiative (BRI).
India has said its stand on the matter is governed by two considerations: support to the minority Tamils and stability and territorial integrity of Sri Lanka.
The people of Tamil Nadu must and will punish the AIADMK-BJP alliance for this grievous blow to the interests of the Tamils, the Congress leader said.
DMK president MK Stalin dubbed the Centre’s act as betrayal of Eelam Tamils.
The resolution titled 'Promotion of Reconciliation Accountability and Human Rights in Sri Lanka' was adopted by the UNHRC after 22 members out of 47 voted in favour of it.
Raising the issue through a zero-hour mention, AIADMK's Thambidurai said Sri Lankan Tamil people cannot be assured of their fundamental rights without a vote in favour of the resolution.
India said that Pakistan must stop preaching and focus on its responsibility towards the millions suffering in the country.
A memorandum addressed to Prime Minister Narendra Modi was handed over to officials to mark the 110th day of the agitation at Delhi border, Samyukta Kisan Morcha statement read.
The United States announced earlier this month that it would re-engage with the 47-member council after Trump's administration pulled the country out in June 2018.
During the UN Human Rights Council session in Geneva next week, Sri Lanka's record in human rights and related accountability will be probed.
The resolution calls for the release of detained persons including State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and President Win Myint.
India’s response came after Pakistan raised the issue of human rights violations in Jammu and Kashmir.