Tuesday, Oct 04, 2022

Pangong Tso


Explained: What China aims to achieve by building a second, bigger bridge on Pangong Tso

May 25, 2022 7:13 am

The Ministry of External Affairs has confirmed that China is building a second bridge on the Pangong Tso lake. Where are the bridges located, and how will they help China? How has India responded? What is the current situation in the standoff?

MEA: Two bridges built by China in Pangong area occupied illegally

May 21, 2022 7:16 am

The government “keeps a constant watch on all developments that have a bearing on India's security and takes all necessary measures to safeguard its sovereignty and territorial integrity,” MEA Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said.

We monitor such developments: MEA on reports of China building 2nd bridge in Pangong Tso region

May 19, 2022 7:56 pm

External Affairs Ministry Spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said India had various rounds of conversations with the Chinese side at the diplomatic and military levels and will continue to remain engaged.

Explained: Strategic significance of bridge China is building on Pangong Tso

January 24, 2022 8:12 am

China is building a bridge, about 400 m long and 8 m wide, close to the friction points on the north bank of the Pangong Tso, and the Chushul sub-sector on the south bank. Why is this area important, and how will the bridge help China?

East of LAC, China builds new bridge on Pangong Tso

January 04, 2022 7:08 am

Since the military standoff began in May 2020, India and China have not only worked to improve existing infrastructure, but have also built several new roads, bridges, landing strips along the entire frontier.

Ladakh impasse and Police Martyrdom Day

October 18, 2021 7:13 am

Falling on Oct 21, this day is a reminder of the continuing trouble at the Indo-China borders in Ladakh

Disengagement of troops: China suggests Major Gen-level talks

June 15, 2021 7:25 am

Recently, Army Chief General M M Naravane mentioned that negotiations take time, and had cited the example of the 1986 Sumdorong Chu standoff near Tawang which took eight years to be resolved.

Disengagement of India, China armies win-win situation for both sides: Army chief

February 24, 2021 7:32 pm

Last week, armies of the two countries concluded withdrawal of troops and weapons from north and south banks of Pangong Tso in the high-altitude region.

Parliamentary panel on defence plans to visit Galwan Valley, Pangong in eastern Ladakh

February 13, 2021 8:18 am

The 30-member committee, chaired by senior BJP leader and former Union Minister Jual Oram and of which Rahul Gandhi is also a member, wishes to visit the eastern Ladakh region in the last week of May or in June.

Legacy issues like unsettled borders have grown in scale and intensity: Army Chief

February 12, 2021 7:45 am

Naravane mentioned that “without doubt there are newer threats on the horizon, but the hard reality is that the legacy challenges have not quite gone away” and added that “they have only grown in scale and intensity”.