The talks come at a time when China is growing its assertiveness in the Indo-Pacific region and is flexing its muscles all the way to South America.
The move is likely to further escalate tensions between the already-strained ties of Beijing and Canberra.
The Chinese and Indian militaries held the 8th round of Corps Commander-level meeting on November 6 to resolve the military standoff that errupted in early May.
China this year approved a defence budget of about USD 179 billion, which is the second-highest after the United States defence spending of USD 732 billion.
Sources said that the data gathered by the drones during the flight would also be the exclusive property of the Indian Navy.
The banned applications, which include a few dating apps, were a threat to the 'sovereignty and integrity of India,' an official statement said in New Delhi.
While experts say the virus can survive for a time on cardboard and plastic containers, it remains unclear how serious a risk that poses.
China has piled on military, economic and diplomatic pressure since the election of President Tsai Ing-wen in 2016, in part due to her refusal to acknowledge its stance that the island is its part.
PM Scott Morrison decried mounting Chinese pressure and appealed for smaller nations not to be caught in the crossfire of Sino-US rivalry.
A Biden administration will also have no tolerance for terrorism in South Asia, he said in response to another question.
Japan, a key U.S. ally, sees China as a crucial trading partner and faces the challenge of balancing its relations with both nations.
Chang'e-5 is one of the most complicated and challenging missions in China's aerospace history, as well as the world's first moon-sample mission in more than 40 years.
Observers say that America's latest plan to speed up the withdrawal of more troops from Afghanistan may have troubling consequences for China.
Regulators jolted financial markets on Nov.3 by suspending the market debut of Ant Group, the world's biggest online finance platform.
Many experts and government officials have warned that the chance of the virus spreading will be greater during the cold weather.