India-China LAC standoff: Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to make statement in Rajya Sabha

India-China LAC Standoff: Amid an ongoing standoff at the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in eastern Ladakh, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh will make a statement in the Rajya Sabha today on the issue of border tensions with China.

Speaking in the Lok Sabha on 15th September, Defence Minister Rajnath Singh said that China had violated the agreements governing the Line of Actual Control (LAC).

India and China have been engaged in a standoff since April-May and China has refused to vacate locations in the Finger area and other friction points in the eastern Ladakh area.

The Opposition has been demanding a discussion on the issue. Congress also walked out of Lok Sabha over the matter on 16th September.