TNC Desk, April 10
In another development to the standoff ongoing between India and China, both the countries agreed to the issues related to disengagement along the LAC (Line of Actual Control) in Eastern Ladakh.
The 11th round India-China Corps Commander level meeting was held at Chushul-Moldo border meeting point on April 9. During the Corps Commander level meeting, the two sides had a detailed exchange of views for the resolution of the remaining issues related to disengagement along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh.
Both the sides agreed on the need to resolve the outstanding issues in an expeditious manner in accordance with the existing agreements and protocols. In this context it was highlighted also that completion of disengagement in other areas would pave the way for two sides to consider de-escalation of forces and ensure full restoration of peace and tranquility and enable progress in bilateral relations.
The two sides agreed that it was important to take guidance from the consensus of their leaders, continue their communication and dialogue and work towards a mutually acceptable resolution of the remaining issues at the earliest. They also agreed to jointly maintain stability on the ground, avoid any new incidents and jointly maintain peace in the border areas.