Sources said, intelligence inputs regarding role of the Popular Front of India (PFI) behind the CAA protests was also discussed at the meeting.
Rawat's appointment to the newly created post came a day before he was due to retire following a three-year tenure as the Army Chief during which he initiated a series of reforms in the force.
The two sides agreed that early settlement of boundary issue serves the fundamental interests of both countries.
The 22nd meeting of special representatives of India and China for border talks will begin here on Saturday.
The government is likely to make an announcement within the next two weeks to appoint the CDS who will be the single-point military adviser to the government.
The sources said the CDS will be a four-star general and will be the first among equals among the service chiefs.
The head of Hazrat Khwaja Moinuddin Hasan Chishti shrine, Syed Zainul Abedin Ali Khan, said such meetings should be appreciated.
Vishwa Hindu Parishad leaders Champat Rai, Surendra Jain, Ram Janmabhoomi Trust president Nrithya Gopaldas and others were present.
A five-judge Constitution Bench of the Supreme Court will deliver its verdict in the Ayodhya title dispute at 10.30 a.m. on Saturday.
India's security vulnerabilities are going to be 'much more greater' in times to come: NSA Ajit Doval
National Security Advisor Ajit Doval was addressing the 41st Directors conference at Defence Research and Development Organisation.
The FATF is currently headed by China and has Malaysia, Turkey as well as Saudi Arabia as its members.
Terrorism is a low-cost sustainable option which may damage enemies to a great extent, Doval said in a reference to Pakistan.
Crown Prince Salman expressed understanding about India's approach and actions in Jammu and Kashmir, sources said.
Doval, who was on a daylong visit to Kashmir Valley, chaired a high-level meeting with security forces and administrative officials in Srinagar.
Reports said that a planned JeM attack against the Prime Minister, Home Minister and the NSA in addition to attacks in 30 Indian cities came up during the security review taken by the NSA.