India-China standoff: Top political, national security brass to hold discussion today

As per reports, top political and national security brass are likely to meet on Friday to discuss the current scenario at the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh after multiple firing incidents were reported.

Government sources told news agency ANI that the participants in the meeting would include senior ministers dealing with the situation along with the senior military leadership.

The Chinese military activities in Doklam and other areas on Bhutanese soil are on the agenda along with the Indian preparations to deal with the situation.

The leaders had earlier discussed the situation on the Chinese buildup in Bhutan recently where the People’s Liberation Army has strengthened its troops and weaponry for a while now.