In a steady effort to simmer down the border impasse, India and China on Sunday concluded the 16-hour lengthy 10th spherical of Corps commander stage talks at Moldo on the Chinese facet of LAC. ALSO READ | “Thoughtless, Insensitive Measures At Cost Of Our People”: Sonia Gandhi Writes To PM Modi Over Rising Fuel Prices
According to the media experiences, the commanders from each the edges sat throughout the desk on Saturday to debate pullback of troops from the friction factors at Hot Springs, Gogra Post and Depsang Plains in Ladakh.
News company ANI quoted the Defence Ministry saying that the 10th spherical of India-China Corps Commander Level assembly was held on the Chinese facet of the Moldo/Chushul border assembly level. The two sides positively appraised the sleek completion of disengagement of frontline troops within the Pangong Lake space noting that it was a major step ahead that supplied a great foundation for decision of different remaining points alongside LAC in Western Sector.
Two sides agreed to observe the necessary consensus of their state leaders, proceed their communication & dialogue, stabilize & management the scenario on the bottom, push for a mutually acceptable decision of the remaining points in a gradual & orderly method: Defence Ministry
— ANI (@ANI) February 21, 2021
The 10th spherical of army dialogue got here a day after Indian Army and China’s People’s Liberation Army (PLA) on Friday accomplished the disengagement course of on the tense Pangong Tso sector of Ladakh.
MEA spokesperson Anurag Srivastava in a press briefing famous that the settlement was reached after a number of rounds of sustained negotiations on the army and diplomatic stage. He added that subsequent steps submit disengagement has been “clearly spelt out” by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh in his Parliament speech.
Congress doubting Indian military’s bravery: Rajnath Singh
Reacting on the improvement, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh hit out at Congress for ‘doubting’ Indian troopers’ bravery. While talking on the Bharatiya Janata Yuva Morcha’s state convention in the present day, Rajnath Singh stated the nation won’t enable any “unilateral action” on its border and can pay any price to thwart such makes an attempt.
“After nine rounds of military and diplomatic dialogue, the disengagement process is complete. But unfortunately the Congress is doubting Indian army’s bravery…. isn’t it insulting to the soldiers who do the supreme sacrifice,” he stated.