Srinagar, August 31: Chinese military says it strongly demands India to withdraw its troops from China-India border in order to avoid escalation of tension.
It says the Indian army illegally crossed the Line of Actual Control on Monday, a provocative move that violated the previous consensus and urges the Indian side to withdraw its forces, said Senior Colonel Zhang Shuili, spokesman for the PLA Western Theater Command.
Senior Colonel Zhang Shuili, spokesman for the PLA Western Theater Comman said that Indian troops took control of Hunan coast and the nearby Reqin mountain pass once again, blatantly provoking and causing tension on the borde
Earlier, Indian army has accused Peoples Liberation Army (PLA) of violating the consensus and carried out provocative military movement to change status quo in Eastern Ladakh.
“On the Night of 29/30 August 2020, PLA troops violated the previous consensus arrived at during military and diplomatic engagements during the ongoing standoff in Eastern Ladakh and carried out provocative military movements to change the status quo,” army said in a statement.