Chief of Army Staff Gen MM Naravane said if the Chinese military maintains the deployment through the second winter, it may lead to an LoC-like situation (Line of Control) though not an active LoC as is there on the western front with Pakistan.
Chinese troops carrying banners came along the LAC at Dalocamgo, Demchok, on July 6 and objected to Dalai Lama's birthday celebrations.
Speaking with Foreign Minister of China, H.E. Mr. Wang Yi over a phone call, External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar discussed the situation along the LAC on Thursday.
The two sides held a Corps Commander-level meeting at the Moldo border point on the Chinese side of the Line of Actual Control (LAC) on Saturday.
The statement by the ministry came hours after Congress leader Rahul Gandhi alleged that the government has 'ceded' Indian territory to China.
According to reports about 12,000 vaccines have been sent to Ladakh of which 4,000 will be used to inoculate soldiers posted along the border with China.
Addressing an annual press conference in New Delhi, General Naravane said Indian forces had to rise to the occasion in dealing with challenges last year.
One Chinese soldier was apprehended by the Indian Army near the south bank of the Pangong Tso Lake in Ladakh on Friday
'The PLA escalated the situation by utilisation of unorthodox weapons and amassing a large number of troops,' a report stated
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The situation in the border areas is generally stable, says the Chinese Defence ministry spokesman
Though the vehicles carried people who looked like civilians, there is a very strong possibility that some Chinese soldiers were also among them, locals said
President Xi, who heads the Central Military Commission (CMC), appointed Gen. Zhang Xudong as the Commander of the Western Theatre Command
Indian armed forces will leave no stone unturned to safeguard the country's frontiers, says Army Chief
The army said that two soldiers were killed in a ceasefire violation by Pakistan in Rajouri district in Jammu and Kashmir this morning.
Troops on both sides are looking at a long hard winter after the 8th military commander talks failed.
'I’m extremely proud of the initiatives undertaken by the Indian Army in the current security environment,' Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said.
A health worker collects a swab sample from a traveler to test for COVID-19 at Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus in Mumbai.AP Photo/Rajanish Kakade
Congress leader Rahul Gandhi leaves after attending Congress Working Committee meeting at AICC HQ in New Delhi.PTI Photo/ Kamal Singh
A crane being used to lift an idol of Goddess Durga after immersion to prevent pollution in River Ganga in Kolkata.PTI Photo/Swapan Mahapatra
Children dressed as Lord Rama, Bharat, Lakshmana and Shatrughan during Nati Imli Bharat Milap Leela, in Varanasi.PTI Photo
Delhi Deputy Chief Minister Manish Sisodia offers his prayers at Ram Tirth temple, in Amritsar.PTI Photo
The Opposition is hoping for a rich election harvest in Uttar Pradesh but Lucknow appears to be a long way from the killing fields.
The former Delhi Police employee has also emerged as the go-to man for the authorities to reach out to the agitating farmers.
Outwardly peaceful, Kashmir has seen a spate of civilian killings in recent weeks. A silent unease has now exploded into fear and concern after the shooting of minorities.
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