No one can stop India from following its Traditional and well-defined patrolling pattern along the LAC: Defence Minister@rajnathsingh in Rajya Sabha
Rajnath address in Upper house RS said, Want peaceful resolution but prepared to deal with all contingencies: Rajnath Singh
The Defence Minister further says, “The situation this year is very different both in terms of the scale of troops involved and number of friction points. We do remain committed to peaceful resolution of the current situation. At the same time, we remain prepared to deal with all contingencies.”
China, in last many decades, undertook significant infrastructure construction activity to enhance their deployment capabilities in the border areas. Our Govt too has stepped up the budget for border infrastructure development to about double the previous levels: Rajnath Singh.
Rajnath Singh says India also ramped up our infrastructure after China upped its infrastructure along the border. He also said, “I would like to emphasise, that India remains committed to resolving the current issues in our border areas through peaceful dialogue and consultations.”
For months Indian & Chinese troops along LAC standoff is in sight.Two neighbours leaders spill, cast aspersions on each other and build up of mounting armies with artillery weaponry additional troops on both side of border.No ease of tension at sight.
China rebuts DM Rajnath Singh, says India violated agreements Wang Wenbin on Wednesday urged the Indian side to abide by agreements reached by the two sides regarding the recent border dispute after the Indian Defense Minister warned lawmakers of border tension.
Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is scheduled to make a statement in Rajya Sabha today on the recent development between Indian and Chinese troops along the Line of Actual Control in eastern Ladakh.
Earlier, on Tuesday, Mr Singh had made a statement in Lok Sabha over the issue. Mr Singh had asserted that India remains committed to resolve the current issues in its border areas through peaceful dialogue and consultations.
He said, India believes that mutual respect and mutual sensitivity are the basis for peaceful relations with neighbours.
Defence Minister had said that India wants to resolve the current situation through dialogue. He said, India has been continuously maintaining diplomatic and military engagement with the Chinese side.
Defence minister mentioned that both sides should strictly respect the LAC and asserted that any attempt to unilaterally alter the status quo will not be acceptable