#Ladakh faceoff

.Ladakh
India and China were in a standoff in eastern Ladakh reportedly since April-May last year.(Photo credit: Representational/PTI)

  • Indian and Chinese troops disenegaged from the Southern and Northern bank of Pangong lake
  • The Indian troops have moved to their depth locations, said Indian Army
  • 10th round of senior commander level talks will be held on Saturday at Chushul-Moldo

.Beijing, China
Indian and Chinese troops and tanks disengage from the banks of Pangong lake area in eastern Ladakh where they had been deployed opposite each other for almost ten months now. (PTI File Photo)

  • China's Central Military Commission has honoured five soldiers who died in Galwan clashes
  • China will commemorate their contributions to the nation for defending national sovereignty and territory
  • This is the first acknowledgement of casualties on their side during the June 20 clashes  

.Ladakh
India and China have held various Commander-level talks to diffuse the tension in eastern Ladakh. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • The Chinese and Indian troops began disengagement from February 10: China
  • There was no comment from the Indian side on the statement made by the Chinese defence ministry
  • The militaries of China and India have been engaged in a tense standoff in eastern Ladakh since early May last year

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
Army Chief General Manoj Mukund Naravane arrives to address a press conference at Parade ground in New Delhi, Tuesday, Jan. 12, 2021. (PTI Photo)

  • Their collusive approach towards India cannot be wished away: Army Chief Gen MM Naravane
  • Gen Naravane elaborated extensively on the situation in eastern Ladakh in a press conference
  • Naravane said he was hopeful that India and China will be able to reach an agreement for disengagement

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
NSA Ajit Doval participated in 'Ganga aarti' during the Navratri festival, in Rishikesh, on Saturday. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • NSA Ajit Doval made the speech at an ashram in Uttarakhand's Rishikesh
  • The speech was made in a spiritual and civilisational context, officials have clarified
  • Any attempt to twist the NSA's statement was uncalled for, the officials added

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
India and China have been locked in a confrontation at the Line of Actual Control in Ladakh since May. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • A PLA soldier was apprehended in Eastern Ladakh, the Indian Army said on Monday
  • He was carrying civil and military documents when he was captured 
  • A request has also been received from the PLA about the whereabouts of the missing soldier

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The Foreign minister was asked about Indo-China talks during an online conclave. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • I am not in a position to talk about it in public: Jaishankar
  • For the last 30 years, we have built a relationship predicated on peace and tranquillity: MEA
  • India and China are locked in a military standoff in eastern Ladakh for over five months

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
The war memorial to honour 20 Indian soldiers has been built in Ladakh. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI)

  • The memorial has the names of the 20 army personnel who died during Galwan Valley clash
  • The memorials has details of the June 15 incident
  • The war memorial has been built on the strategic Durbuk-Shyok-Daulat Beg Oldie road in Ladakh

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
An army convoy carrying military material on its way to Ladakh amid border tension with China. (Photo Credit: PTI)

  • MEA said, "Our position on LAC has been consistent and well known"
  • India and China engaged in an exercise to clarify the LAC upto 2003 but the process couldn't proceed further 
  • In the past few months, China has attempted to change the status quo along the LAC

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
An army convoy carrying military material on its way to Ladakh amid border tension with China, at Manali-Leh highway. (Photo Credit: PTI/File)

  • India has deployed over three additional Army divisions in eastern Ladakh
  • To deal with any Chinese misadventure, army has rushed tanks, ammunition, fuel, food
  • The IAF has also decided to remain on high alert along the LAC