Mumbai: After the India China Face Off in the Galwan Valley, the US intelligence report said that China had ordered an attack on Indian troops. The incident has increased tensions between the two Asian powerhouses.
The report also confirmed the casualties on the Chinese side.
In particular, the Global Times, the mouthpiece of the Chinese Community Party regime in Beijing, admitted on Monday that it had lost “less than 20” troops during the faceoff along the Line of Actual Control (LAC) in Ladakh.
Citing “Chinese experts”, the Global Times had said that “China did not release its casualties, which is why Beijing”, wants to avoid an escalation “.
“If China puts the number below 20, the Indian government will come under pressure again,” it said.
Twenty Indian Army personnel, including a colonel, were martyred on June 15 in the biggest ever military confrontation between the two sides in more than 50 years.