“On December 9, 2022, PLA the military contacted the LAC in Tawang area of Arunachal Pradesh was contested by the Indian army resolutely and resolutely. This confrontation resulted in minor injuries to several employees on both sides. Both sides immediately left the area,” the sources said.
Following the incident, sources said India’s commander in the region held a flag-raising meeting with his counterpart to discuss the matter under structured mechanisms aimed at “restoring peace and quiet”.
This is the first incident of its kind following the deadly clash in the Galwan Valley in Ladakh in 2020.
On May 5, 2020, Chinese and Indian troops engaged in an aggressive melee, confrontation and skirmish at locations along the Sino-Indian border, including near disputed areas. . Pangong Lake in Ladakh and Tibet Autonomous Region, and near the border between Sikkim and Tibet Autonomous Region.
Additional clashes also took place at locations east of Ladakh along the Line of Actual Control. The clash resulted in the deaths of about 25 Indian soldiers and more than 45 Chinese soldiers.
(With input from agencies)