Prime Minister of India , Narendra Modi , while addressing the all-party meet had made the statement that the Chinese didn’t enter the Indian territory.An all-party meet was held , where the clash at the border between the India – China troops was discussed.
“Neither have they intruded into our border , nor has any post been taken over by them (China) . Twenty of our jawans were martyred but those who dared Bharat Mata , they were taught a lesson,” said PM Modi. “Today , we posses the capability that no one can eye even one inch of our land. India’s armed forces have the capability to move into multiple sectors at one go” , he further added. The infrastructure development on the border side has increased its speed over the past time, which has increased the capacity of the Indian Army to patrol.
He even made the remark that no one can dare to take an “inch of land” .
The all-party meeting was attended by the following:
1. Congress’s Sonia Gandhi
2. Nationalist Congress Party Chief , Sharad Pawar
3. Telangana Rashtra Samithi leader , K Chandrashekhar Rao
4. Janata Dal (United) Chief , Nitish Kumar
5. Dravida Munnetra Kazhagam( DMK) Leader , MK Stalin
6. YSR Congress Party , YS Jagan Mohan Reddy
7. Shiv Sena President , Udhhav Thackeray
In order to give assurance to the opposition in the all-party meet , PM Modi made a statement that , be it deployment , action or counter – action , our forces , be it on land , air or water – are doing everything from their side to protect our borders .
The reason behind the clash at the Galwan Valley between the troops of both the countries is still unknown. As per the Indian Army Officials , 43 Chinese were killed or seriously injured during the clash.
This was the first ever casuality in a border skirmish with the PLA Army , since October 1975 .