The death toll from the rain-triggered unprecedented floods in central China has risen to 56 with five people reported missing and the official estimated losses totalled about USD 10 billion
"I lost my son, I cannot bear it. But he died for the country and that makes me happy and proud," Colonel Santosh Babu's mother Manjula said.
According to Indian intercepts, Chinese side suffered 43 casualties including dead and seriously injured, reported ANI.
Pashmina goats, reared by nomads in Ladakh, are being pushed out of their grazing lands in the tussle between the world's two most-populous nations.
China has reported 21 new COVID-19 infections, including 13 asymptomatic ones, taking the number of cases in the country to 82,941, health authorities said on May 16 .
A cluster of six new cases was recently found in one part of the city, the first local infections the government has reported in Wuhan since before the lockdown was eased in early April.
Italy on March 15 reported its biggest one-day increase in cases and deaths during the coronavirus outbreak.
China has reported 42 new fatalities from the novel coronavirus outbreak, taking the death toll to 2,912.