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Tussle between India and China in Eastern Ladakh has been going on since June, 2020. (Photo credit: AFP)

  • The clip show Indian and Chinese soldiers signing documents and shaking hands
  • Further visuals show tanks of both countries leaving the area
  • On Thursday, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh announced the agreement of disengagement between the two sides

The Chinese PLA soldier apprehended on January 8 has been handed back to China, says the Indian Army. (AFP Photo/Representative)

  • The Chinese soldier, who had transgressed across the LAC and was taken into custody on Friday
  • China on Saturday demanded the immediate return of the soldier who "went astray"
  • The capture of the PLA soldier comes amid the ongoing border standoff between the Indian and the Chinese Army since May

.New Delhi, Delhi, India
India and China held eight rounds of diplomatic talks on the Ladakh standoff, which was candid, in-depth, and constructive, the Indian Army said on Sunday. (Photo Credit: Twitter/@ANI - File)

  • It was agreed to earnestly implement the important consensus reached by Indian and Chinese leaders
  • The statement released both in Beijing and New Delhi said both sides agreed to maintain dialogue
  • The eighth round of talks lasted for around ten-and-half hours

.Beijing, China
China will mark the centennial of the founding of the People's Liberation Army in 2027. (Photo Credit: AFP)

  • The ruling Communist Party of China concluded a four day plenary session on Saturday
  • Xi Jinping plans to build a complete modern army by 2027
  • He also unveiled Vision 2035