Incidents of face-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers took place on Saturday in North Sikkim. The Indian Army has admitted that there has been an aggressive confrontation between Indian and Chinese soldiers near the Naku La sector (ahead of Muguthang), a pass at a height of more than 5,000 metres.
According to Indian Army sources, An aggressive acts took place in which the soldiers on both sides suffered injuries. The case has been resolved. It is being said that this clash took place in Naku La sector of North Sikkim.
Incidents of face-off between Indian and Chinese soldiers in North Sikkim did take place. Aggressive behaviour & minor injuries occurred on both sides, troops disengaged after local level interaction and dialogue: Indian Army Sources— ANI (@ANI) May 10, 2020
According to Indian Army sources, Four Indian soldiers and seven Chinese troops suffered injuries during this face-off that involved around 150 soldiers.
Naku La sector of North Sikkim is not connected by road. This area can only be reached by helicopter.
According to sources, such incidents happen in the wake of border dispute. However, these incidents are disengaged after local level interaction and dialogue. However, such an incident between the two sides has taken place after a long time.