Communication maintained at ground level to avoid any 'misunderstandings and misjudgments': MEA on Sino-India border row
The two countries are in constant communication through diplomatic and military channels in this regard.
The water supply system has been designed keeping in mind the projected population of about 1,000 till 2041.
Ministry of External Affairs Spokesperson Anurag Srivastava said disengagement of troops is a complex process which would require mutually agreed 'reciprocal actions'.
Ladakh standoff: Can't guarantee extent of success in talks, but nobody can encroach even an inch, says Rajnath
The minister was speaking at Lukung near Pangong Lake where the Chinese clashed for the first time with the Indian troops and deployed their Army in standoff positions.
Both countries should solve issues to save 'Roti-Beti' relations: Ex-Indian Army soldiers from Nepal
The ex-servicemen said that the two countries' relationship is inseparable and both should resolve the differences for good of their people.
Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla on Monday held video consultations with his French counterpart.
The ITBP guards the 3,488 km long Line of Actual Control between India and China, along with the Indian Army.
The Chinese Army is learnt to have deployed around 2,500 troops in Pangong Tso and Galwan Valley besides gradually enhancing temporary infrastructure and weaponry.
Indian and Chinese troops were engaged in a bitter standoff in several areas along the Line of Actual Control in mountainous eastern Ladakh for close to four weeks.
Sino-India border standoff: Chinese Foreign Ministry rejects US offer, says 'don't need third-party intervention'
Reacting for the first time to the US president's offer, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Zhao Lijian said, the two countries did not want the 'intervention' from a third party.
The sources said Chinese military helicopters routinely carry out sorties on the Chinese side of the border while Indian Army helicopters also fly in the area.
Troops of India and China were engaged in two fierce face-offs in Eastern Ladakh and near Naku La Pass in Northern Sikkim recently.
Pakistan initiated an unprovoked ceasefire violation by firing with small arms and shelling with mortars along the LoC in Qasba and Kirni sectors at around 11 am.
Almost all states asked for more assistance from the paramilitary forces deployed in the border states.
External affairs ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar refused to comment on the Army chief's remarks on China carrying out some "temporary" infrastructure development in the area.