After finishing the disengagement course of from each north and south banks of Pangong Lake, India and China are set to hold 10th round of Corps Commander degree talks at 10 am on Saturday on the Chinese aspect of the Line of Actual Control in Moldo, military sources mentioned.
According to the sources, the 2 sides will talk about disengagement from different friction factors after disengagement from each Northern and Southern banks of Pangong Lake.
The disengagement of troops of the Indian Army and China’s People’s Liberation Army from the Line of Actual Control was reached after sustained negotiations on the army and diplomatic degree, mentioned the ministry of exterior affairs final week.
“This agreement was reached after several rounds of sustained negotiations at the military and diplomatic level,” Anurag Srivastava, MEA spokesperson mentioned in a press briefing, additional including that the following steps submit disengagement has been “clearly spelt out” by Defence Minister Rajnath Singh throughout his speech within the Parliament.
“India’s strategy and approach during disengagement talks with China are based on directions of Prime Minister Narendra Modi that we will not allow an inch of our territory to be taken by anyone. It is a result of our firm resolve that we have reached the situation of an agreement,” defence minister mentioned throughout a session in Parliament.
Furthermore, the MEA spokesperson had knowledgeable additional that no date has been set for the Working Mechanism for Consultation and Coordination on India-China Border Affairs.
The two nations have had a stand-off alongside the LAC since April-May final yr due to actions of the Chinese military and have held a number of rounds of army and diplomatic talks.