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Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to address Rajya Sabha on India-China border row, LAC situation

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh is scheduled to address Rajya Sabha on the situation along the Line of Actual Control in Eastern Ladakh on Wednesday (September 16). Rajnath Singh will address the Upper House of Parliament at 11 am. It is to be noted that the Union Defence Minister had briefed Lok Sabha on the India-China...
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News video: India has made counter deployments in response to Chinese troop mobilisation along LAC: Rajnath

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Union Defence Minister Rajnath Singh on September 15 briefed members of Lok Sabha about the India-China border issues in the second day of the Monsoon Session. "China has mobilised a huge number of Army battalions and armaments along LAC and inner areas. There're many friction points in eastern...

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