Here are a series of factual findings on China’s construction of village in Arunachal Pradesh. Before knowing that we need to know that China has never recognized Arunachal Pradesh as a part of India. It always recognizes Arunachal Pradesh as Southern Tibet.
Did China build a village in Arunachal Pradesh?
Yes, China constructed series of houses in Zongnan village which is on the borders of India and China at Arunachal Pradesh.
India China border disputes
The India-China border dispute covers the 3,488-km-long Line of Actual Control (LAC)
What is India’s stand?
India said, it keeps an eye on the ongoing developments but, didn’t claim it as India’s territory. However, India said they will also start the construction parallel to China and safeguard the integrity of the country.
What is China’s stand?
China’s foreign affairs minister said they haven’t recognized Arunachal Pradesh as a part of India and always recognized it as southern Tibet. However, they said they haven’t started any construction in the disputed area.
The series of proceedings have also been a part of yesterday’s 14-hour long commander level meeting between the India-China personals. Further details are awaiting for clarification from India’s External Affairs ministry.