Defence minister Rajnath Singh will make an necessary announcement at 10am on Sunday, his workplace introduced om Twitter.
“Raksha Mantri Shri @rajnathsingh will make an necessary announcement at 10.00 am at present,” RMO India tweeted.
This comes a day after senior army commanders from India and China met within the Daulat Beg Oldie sector and held talks on decreasing tensions alongside the contested Line of Precise Management (LAC) in japanese Ladakh.
Raksha Mantri Shri @rajnathsingh will make an necessary announcement at 10.00 am at present.
— रक्षा मंत्री कार्यालय/ RMO India (@DefenceMinIndia) August 9, 2020
The talks focussed on thinning the buildup of troops and weaponry in Depsang plains the place the ahead deployment of the Chinese language Individuals’s Liberation Military has disrupted the Indian Military’s patrolling patterns, individuals aware of the developments stated.
Heightened considerations about Depsang come from an earlier intrusion on this sector in 2013, when the PLA arrange positions 19 km into the Indian aspect of the LAC and triggered a face-off that took three weeks to resolve.
The PLA’s ahead deployments in Depsang have hindered the entry of Indian troopers to a number of patrolling routes together with those resulting in Patrolling Factors (PP) 10, 11, 11A 12 and 13, stated one of many officers cited above. The army buildup on this sector consists of deployment of tanks and artillery by the 2 armies, stated a second official.
The newest spherical of army talks between division commander-ranked officers got here days after their bosses (the corps commanders) met on August 2 to debate the following stage of disengagement at a time when negotiations have hit a roadblock as a result of variations between the 2 sides within the Finger Space and the PLA’s reluctance to vacate positions held by it in what New Delhi claims as Indian territory.
The end result of Saturday’s talks wasn’t instantly often called there was no official phrase from the military.