The current round of India-China Corps Commander level conference was held at Chushul-Moldo boundary point on April 9, 2021, and the talks lasted for around 13 hrs.
The conference was focused on exactly how to take onward the disengagement process in the remaining friction factors such as Hot Springs, Gogra and also Depsang in eastern Ladakh.
Both sides had an in-depth exchange of views for the resolution of the continuing concerns associated with disengagement along the LAC in Eastern Ladakh and also settled on the demand to resolve the outstanding issues in a prompt way based on the existing agreements and protocol.
Throughout the conference, it was highlighted that conclusion of disengagement in various other locations would lead the way for both sides to consider de-escalation of forces and also make certain complete restoration of peace and also tranquility and allow progress in reciprocal connections.
Both India and China concurred that it was necessary to take advice from the agreement of their leaders, continue their interaction and dialogue and work towards a mutually appropriate resolution of the continuing issues at the earliest.
They likewise consented to jointly preserve security on the ground, avoid any brand-new incidents and also jointly keep peace in the border locations.
The boundary standoff in between the militaries of India as well as China emerged on May 5 last year following a terrible clash in the Pangong lake areas in eastern Ladakh as well as both sides progressively boosted their deployment by rushing tens of thousands of soldiers in addition to heavy weaponry.
As a result of a series of military and political talks, the two sides finished withdrawal of troops and weaponry from the North as well as South banks of Pangong lake in February according to an agreement on disengagement.
India has been firmly insisting that a resolution of exceptional problems consisting of in Depsang, Hot Springs and also Gogra is crucial for total peace in between the two countries.