The People's Liberation Army (PLA) Tibet Military Command started its New Year exercises in which it has deployed helicopters, armoured vehicles across the region.
The ceremonial BPMs were held at Chinese BPM Hut at Chushul-Moldo and DBO-TWD meeting points.
India and China were locked in a 73-day standoff in Doklam in 2017 after the Indian side stopped the construction of a road in the disputed area.
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’.
There has been a spike in Chinese People’s Liberation Army (PLA) training activities all along the 3488 km long Line of Actual Control.
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.
On China's aggressive behaviour in the South China Sea, Jaishankar said India is working in conjunction with the Vietnamese.
In 1963, the PLA surveyor had strayed into India. Xi spent around seven years in jails before being released in March 1969, following which he was rehabilitated in Tirodi area of Balaghat.
The incident took place after Indian soldiers patrolling the area did not heed to objections to their presence in the area by Chinese troops, the sources said on Thursday.
A scuffle broke out between India and Chinese soldiers on the bank of the Pangong Lake on Wednesday but the matter has been resolved through talks.
Sources said an Indian army patrol was moving in the northern bank of Pangong Tso, or lake when Chinese troops objected to their presence. Many areas of the lake are disputed.
On Wednesday, the state’s BJP MP, Tapir Gao, had claimed that the Chinese soldiers had entered 60-70 km inside India and built a wooden bridge near Chaglagam in Anjaw district.
Wang Qi alias Raj Bahadur's son Vishnu Wang told The New Indian Express over the phone that his father was granted the Visa from the Indian Embassy in Beijing at 12 noon on Thursday.
Normal life has been affected severely in Darjeeling and Kalimpong due to the ongoing indefinite shutdown.