A Chinese language soldier, who was apprehended by the Indian Military in japanese Ladakh three days in the past, was handed again to China on Monday, official sources mentioned. The soldier of the Chinese language Folks’s Liberation Military (PLA) was apprehended on the southern financial institution of Pangong Tso in japanese Ladakh on Friday morning after he transgressed throughout the Indian aspect of the Line of Precise Management (LAC).
The sources mentioned the soldier was handed again to China on the Chushul-Moldo border level in japanese Ladakh at 10.10 am.
Indian and Chinese language troops are locked in a tense border standoff in japanese Ladakh for over eight months. The faceoff started in Could final yr, following a conflict between the 2 sides within the Pangong lake space.
“The PLA soldier had transgressed throughout the LAC and was taken into custody by Indian troops deployed on this space. Troops from both aspect are deployed alongside the LAC since friction erupted final yr attributable to unprecedented mobilisation and ahead focus by Chinese language troops,” the Military mentioned in a press release on Saturday.