Indian Army Returned Back Detained Chinese Corporal At Chushul-Moldo Point

The Chinese soldier who has been apprehended by the Indian Army on October 19 morning was handed back to the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) on Tuesday night at the Chushul-Moldo meeting point as per the confirmed report based on sources.

Detailed soldier identified as Corporal Wang Ya Long, who was found strayed across the borders of Line of Actual Control (LAC) into the area of Demchok Sector near Ladakh.

The incident took place as both sides are involved in a tense military standoff in the eastern Ladakh region since early May. Both sides have deployed nearly 50,000 troops each, and have positioned additional artillery, tanks and air defence assets.

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