Line of Actual Control

Home Minister Amit Shah reviews operational prep of Indo-Tibetan Border Police along LAC

Along with Shah, Minister of State for Home Nityanand Rai and Home Secretary Ajay Bhalla also spent about four hours at the border guarding force’s head office.

published on : 29th December 2019

China erects ‘extended cantonments’ along 3,488-km Line of Actual Control

China is developing integrated ‘Model Villages’ along the 3,488-km Line of Actual Control (LAC) which has dual use and acts like an ‘extended cantonment’.

published on : 13th November 2019

Army chief reviews military drills of Mountain Strike Corps near Line of Actual Control

Army chief General Bipin Rawat on Wednesday witnessed the first-of-its kind exercise of 17 Mountain Strike Corps to test its battle readiness at an  area in Sela, about 90 km from the LAC.

published on : 24th October 2019

Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to inaugurate strategically important bridge at Shyok in Ladakh

This bridge will be an important link on the 255 km road linking Durbuk to the world highest Advance Landing Ground, Daulet Beg Oldie (DBO), located at the height of more than 16,000 feet.

published on : 18th October 2019

India, China may open LAC for locals to visit religious sites

The proposal is to open the LAC at a designated place for a fixed number of days to allow people in batches, which could be of 30 people or more, to cross to each other’s side.

published on : 6th October 2019

Northern Army Command Chief Visits forward locations of Eastern Ladakh, briefs 15th Finance Commission

The Northern Army Command in its release said, “Lieutenant General Ranbir Singh, General Officer Commanding-in-Chief visited forward locations in Eastern Ladakh today.

published on : 17th September 2019

Ladakh BJP MP blames undefined LAC for frequent border row with China

The LAC has often witnessed skirmishes between troops of the two Asian giants on differing claims over the territory.

published on : 14th September 2019

India, China troops in standoff at Ladakh, tension eased after 'delegation-level' talks

Army sources said the incident occurred due to differing perceptions about the Line of Actual Control (LAC) between India and China.

published on : 12th September 2019

Situation along LAC has potential of escalation: Minister of State for Defence Subhash Bhamre

The minister expressed concern that rising instability in India's neighbourhood has increased the 'probability of proliferation of weapons of mass destruction to non-state actors'.

published on : 1st March 2018

How Doklam brought TV to this last village on the LAC

The men and women of Niti, the last Indian village 26 km from the China border, geared up to fight should the anticipated ‘limited hostilities’ break out here instead.

published on : 8th September 2017

Away from the standoff, Indian Army battled the elements to secure LAC

While the nation’s eyes were riveted on the war of eyeballs at Doklam, the Indian Army was battling a whole set of adversities on the Line of Actual Control in Uttarakhand.

published on : 8th September 2017