Eleven Assembly constituencies of the state lie along the border. The residents of these constituencies have helped security forces by reporting transgressions by Chinese troops.
Three people are still missing and efforts are on to locate them, Chamoli Disaster Management Officer N K Joshi said.
The Union Home Ministry is finalising a proposal for construction of 100 ITBP Priority Roads in the next 10 year to connect over a 100 passes along the Himalayas.
Bhutan, however, has no diplomatic ties with China and it is supported militarily and diplomatically by India.
As per this treaty, the area over which the Indian Army has raised objection is undoubtedly located on the Chinese side of the border," he said yesterday.