See also 1987 Sino-Indian skirmish at Tawang. In a cautious reaction to the reports, India on Monday said it keeps a constant watch on all developments having a bearing on the country's security, and takes necessary measures to safeguard its sovereignty and territorial integrity. The village is reportedly located on the banks of Tsari Chu river in upper Subansiri district, an area along the LAC. However, the Indian map comprising of Arunachal Pradesh needs some verification and reconstruction, claimed Eastern Arunachal MP Tapir Gao. By Pragya KaushikaNew Delhi … FM Spokesperson:#China's position on Zangnan(southern part of China's Tibet) is consistent&clear. Condemning China's "provocative" move, the apex students' body of the state alleged that the Centre's "lethargic and non-committal" approach other than mere lip service vis-a-vis Chinese antics is emboldening the neighbouring country to carry out their "expansionist design". India and China are locked in a bitter border row in eastern Ladakh for over eight months. The village, located on the banks of the River Tsari Chu, lies in the Upper Subansiri district, an area which has been long disputed by India and China and has been marked by armed conflict. The government is also planning an industrial corridor in the state which also happens to be the parliamentary … However, while earlier only a Chinese military post existed in these areas, this time a full-fledged village has been built in it and the military post has been upgraded," the Sena MP stated. The village has been built in Upper Subanisri district territory, which is under Chinese control. The construction has sparked protests in Arunachal Pradesh, with the All Arunachal Pradesh Students' Union (AAPSU) on Thursday saying it had taken serious note of China reportedly establishing a village in Upper Subansiri district in the northeastern state and demanded that the Centre initiates appropriate counter-measures to check Beijing's "expansionist" move. Fish Tail-1 and Fish Tail - 2 are in the easternmost corners of Aruanchal Pradesh and road infrastructure is extremely poor. The Foreign Ministry (MEA) said on Monday that it had seen recent reports on China’s construction work in the border areas with India and the government was keeping a close watch on it. China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of southern Tibet, while India contests it. One of the least satisfactorily answered questions in the India-China boundary dispute is how did Arunachal Pradesh become a contested region. Satellite images show China has built several homes since 2019. China's normal construction on its own territory is entirely a matter of sovereignty. Indian and Chinese troops have been engaged in a bitter standoff in eastern Ladakh since Ma It has been found out through satellite images that China has settled a village in a disputed region in Arunachal Pradesh. They have already constructed … "This is beyond reproach as it is in our territory," Hua added. This incident was happened pic.twitter.com/1f8qFS5lNt. Opposition parties too have called for the Centre to clarify its stand, with Shiv Sena spokesperson Priyanka Chaturvedi saying on Wednesday that she had written to Defence Minister Rajnath Singh to “bring to their urgent attention the building of new settlements by China in Indian Territory of Arunachal Pradesh, within past year, as per the satellite images available in public domain". If we go by the map, those areas are just left out as if it belongs to China. China defends building village in Arunachal Pradesh, says construction on 'own' territory China’s Foreign Ministry has confirmed the construction of villages, spotted by satellite images and reported by NDTV earlier, in Arunachal Pradesh at the border area. "Sumdorong Chu Valley in Tawang district also has been captured by the Chinese PLA in 1986, when Krishnaswamy Sundarji was the chief of Indian Army," he said. Itanagar: Chinese incursions are not new thing for Arunachal Pradesh. “Since the 80s, China has been constructing road. Most of India-controlled Arunachal Pradesh is also claimed by China, especially Tawang. MEA has said it is continuously monitoring … It borders the states of Assam and Nagaland to the south. India's last military camp is at New Maza, said Gao. China has captured almost 4.5 Km land near the Tsari Chu river. To counter China, India is all set to embark on an ambitious road project along the McMahon Line in Arunachal Pradesh. Es ist ein Teil des gewaltigen Gebirgszuges, der hier insgesamt relativ niedrig, jedoch stark zerklüftet und durch sein feuchtes Monsunklima mit einer subtropisch-immergrünen Regen- und Nebelwaldvegetation ausgestattet ist. Arunachal Pradesh; BJP; China; Congress; India; Rahul Gandhi; अपडेट . There were reports earlier of China having constructed three new villages near Arunachal Pradesh border.India and China are in a standoff in Ladakh for over eight months following actions of the Chinese Army. Interestingly, the spokesperson did not directly answer the question as to whether this construction was in territory that was always held by China. Arunachal Pradesh is the largest of the Seven Sister States of Northeast India by area. Arunachal Pradesh is an Indian state, but China considers it as its territory. The report about China setting up a new village in Arunachal Pradesh comes amid a military standoff in eastern Ladakh for over eight months India-China border at Dibang Valley district, Arunachal shares 1,129 km border with China; however, Indian map comprising state needs verification & reconstruction, claims MP Tapir Gao, Enter the Dragon: China, a 'habitual offender' on eastern frontier, Post 1962 war, areas that include Ashafila, Longzu, Bisa & Maza in present Upper Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh was in Indian territory but now it is with China, Fish Tail - 1 & Fish Tail - 2 which is in Indian territory is not shown in the India map, Indian, Chinese troops come face-to-face along border in Arunachal, Extortion: NSCN-IM terminates 2 from 'active national service'. Chinese have built a 100-house village in Indian territory: Arunachal BJP MP. "The list of intrusion by China, as reported in the past one year based on satellite images, has been in Depsang Plains, Pangong Tso, Galwan Valley, Gogra Hot Springs, Dibang Valley, Chushul, Demchok, Chumar," Chaturvedi stated. Activate Website Notifications to stay updated. कड़ी सुरक्षा में डेमोक्रेटिक नेता जो बा� According to NDTV’s report, the same images, dated November 1, 2020, have been analysed by several experts, who confirmed that the construction, approximately 4.5 kms within Indian territory of the de facto border, will be of huge concern to India. Arunachal Pradesh is an Indian state, but China illegitimately considers it as a part of south Tibet which is under illegal occupation of the world's most populous country. We have never recognised the so-called 'Arunachal Pradesh' illegally established on Chinese territory,” Foreign Ministry spokesperson Hua Chunying said, in a release shared by Ji Rong, Chinese Spokesperson. The report comes amid a military standoff in eastern Ladakh for over eight months. According to satellite images accessed by NDTV, China has constructed a new village in Arunachal Pradesh, consisting of about 101 homes. It is worthwhile to note that the territory has been under the control of the PLA of China since 1959. China defends new village in Arunachal Pradesh amid border construction push The construction of the village has been seen by analysts as a move to bolster China’s … According to Planet Labs Inc, an American Pvt. China’s claim that the state is South Tibet is probably maximalist posturing. "Chinese claim over our state has given rise to myriad problems notably the stapled visa issue and Siang river imbroglio which still remains inconclusive till date despite the union bringing up the issue at the highest level several times," AAPSU chief Hawa Bagang said in a statement. Citing news reports, she stated that this newly-built Chinese village is approximately within 4.5 kms of the Indian territory of the de facto border. "China’s normal construction on its own territory is entirely a matter of sovereignty,” Chunying added. Although the McMahon Line is accepted by India, neighbour China rejects it. ", "We already have military camps in those areas," he said, adding, "The Indian map should be re-drawn.". Arunachal Pradesh erstreckt sich zum größten Teil über die Südabdachung des Ost-Himalaya, der meistens auch Assam-Himalaya genannt wird. The official Indian stance was that the Chinese troops had intruded south of the Mc Mohan Line (ML) however, Chinese officials denied any such intrusions and maintained that its troops were in a location north of the ML. For the first time ever, India and China had a coordinating patrolling of Fish-Tail II along LAC last year in an attempt to build mutual confidence and maintain peace along the border. Earth Imagining Company, China has created a village in Arunachal Pradesh inside the Indian territory. Satellite images confirmed by experts have shown that China has constructed a village in Arunachal Pradesh consisting of about 101 homes. Arunachal Pradesh (especially Tawang) Tibet India Tawang Air Force Station and AGLs at Aalo, Mechuka, Pasighat, Tuting, Vijoynagar, Walong and Ziro serve this sector. According to the report that appeared on the website of the channel, satellite images have shown that China has constructed a new village consisting of about 101 homes in the Himalayan state. Tapir Gao, BJP MP from Arunachal Pradesh, said that it was in fact former prime minister Rajiv Gandhi of the Congress party who had stopped the Indian Army from undertaking an operation to push back China’s People’s Liberation Army. But now, we cannot even claim Ashafila, " said the MP. Indian news portal NDTV reported on Monday that China has undertaken the construction […] By Ground Report / January 19, 2021 January 19, 2021. (ANI) China occupied land of Arunachal village in 80s; BJP China occupied land of Arunachal village in 80s; BJP . Since the 1980s, China has been occupying areas in Arunachal Pradesh and construction of villages is not a new thing. We have never recognized so-called"Arunachal Pradesh"illegally established on Chinese territory. Hua said China's development and construction activities "within our own territory is normal." "As per the official government maps, this area is part of Indian Territory but has been in Chinese control since 1959. Arunachal Pradesh is an Indian state, but China illegitimately considers it as a part of south Tibet which is under illegal occupation of the world's most populous country. Post 1962 India-China war, areas that include Ashafila, Longzu, Bisa and Maza in present Upper Subansiri district of Arunachal Pradesh was in Indian territory but now it is with China. Reports of patrols from both sides crossing the borders (as per their claims), marking their presence before returning and also being face to face, challenging the other have already surfaced many a times. New Delhi: China has managed to build a village on land occupied by the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) by overrunning an Assam Rifles post in 1959 on the disputed frontier in Arunachal Pradesh and not on territory controlled by India, sources in the defence and security establishment said. On June 26, 1986, the Government of India lodged a formal protest with Beijing against intrusions in this region by Chinese troops, that had occurred on June 16. Sharing is Important ; China is doing some construction work along the border with India. While our soldiers have been bravely fighting out these incursions it is saddening to see the political blame game being indulged in by the Central government,” she asked. Arunachal Pradesh is a state in Northeast India. They've built Longju to Maza road. Known as the North East Frontier Agency during the British colonial era, the area was part of Assam until it was made an Indian union territory in 1972, and in 1987 it became a state. 📣 The Week is now on Telegram. China claims the whole of Arunachal Pradesh as south Tibet and there are wide divergences in the perception of the border in this area. Itanagar: Chinese incursions are not new thing for Arunachal Pradesh. Gao, who has been very vocal about raising issues regarding Chinese intrusions and border demarcation, told EastMojo, "We should not take account of Line of Actual Control (LAC), rather we should only recognise the McMahon Line.". China Builds Village In Arunachal Pradesh? China has rejected reports that it has constructed houses in a village in India’s Arunachal Pradesh even as the war of words between New Delhi and Beijing over the matter intensifies. Congress has demanded an explanation from the Modi government on reports of 'Chinese' village in Arunachal Pradesh. McMahon Line, which was The McMahon Line, is the demarcation line between Tibet and the Northeast region of India proposed by British colonial administrator Sir Henry McMahon at the 1914 Simla Convention. China recognise sthe Line of Actual Control which is imprecisely close to the McMahon Line. “China’s position on the east sector of the China-India boundary, or Zangnan (the southern part of China’s Tibet), is consistent and clear. China has never recognized Arunachal Pradesh and considers it part of southern Tibet. In that village 101 houses has created. China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of southern Tibet, while India contests it. Amid the India-China standoff at Eastern Ladakh, the neighbouring country has built a new village in Arunachal Pradesh, ND TV reported. Sumdorong Chu Valley ( previously in Tawang, Arunachal Pradesh) is bounded by Bhutan in the west and the Thag La ridge to the north. "Will the government be transparent and clarify the actual situation on ground? Arunachal Pradesh shares 1,129 km border with China. Both the areas are near Mc Mohan Line and the Fish Tail-I is mostly a glaciated region. The images, dated November 1, 2020, confirmed that the construction has taken place approximately 4.5 kms within Indian territory of the de facto border, as per a report carried by NDTV. Amid this, the construction could be seen as an attempt by China to reinforce its territorial claims. The MP also claimed that "the Fish Tail - 1 and Fish Tail - 2 which is in Indian territory is not being shown in the map. Every year, there are several incidents where the Chinese enter the land, build structures or writes on rocks and trees just to show that the land belongs to them. ANI 19th January 2021, 17:18 GMT+11. China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of southern Tibet, while India's consistent stand has been that the northeastern state is an integral and inalienable part of the country. "To be precise, we are sharing borders with Tibet, not with China," he added. The India-China border dispute covers the 3,488-km-long Line of Actual Control (LAC). The construction, as evidenced by satellite images from Planet Labs, shows approximately 101 homes constructed in the Upper Subansiri district between August 2019 and November 2020, which NDTV said was 3.5km within the Indian side of the de facto border. China’s Foreign Ministry has confirmed the construction of villages, spotted by satellite images and reported by NDTV earlier, in Arunachal Pradesh at the border area. 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Itanagar is the state capital of Arunachal Pradesh. On Monday, former Union minister and veteran Congress leader P … It shares international borders with Bhutan in the west, Myanmar in the east, and a disputed border with China in the north at the McMahon Line. "In a conversation with Jaswant Singh, former Defence cum Finance minister, who was serving as an Army captain in Arunachal Pradesh during 1964-66, he told me that Indian Army had 8 camps beyond Ashafila and each camp had atleast 5 to 8 km distance. pic.twitter.com/17oD30Bna2. New Delhi: As India and China continue to remain locked in a months-long bitter border standoff in eastern Ladakh, Beijing is undertaking construction work along with the border areas near Arunachal Pradesh, a report said. According to a survey done by EastMojo, few areas of Arunachal Pradesh which were with India are now occupied by the Chinese and there are also some areas which are on the Indian side but the map doesn't include those areas. China claims Arunachal Pradesh as part of south Tibet which is firmly rejected by India. The ministry, in a response to a question from Kyodo News on whether the constructions took place on territory already controlled by China, said China never recognised Arunachal Pradesh in the first place. In a shocking development, China has built a new village in Arunachal Pradesh with around 101 houses. RRB NTPC 2021 Admit Card, Exam Analysis Live Updates: आरआरबी एनटीपीसी का नया नोटिफिकेशन, 28 लाख कैंडिडेट्स के लिए. Proper border demarcation is the only solution for intrusions and face-offs, said the MP. Lediglich im äußersten Westen, im Distrikt Tawang, scheinen die typischen Landschaftsformen Tibets auf, dessen Regierung in L… For more such stories, follow us on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. 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