India-China border meet held at Bumla|
ITANAGAR, May 30 - A Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) between Indian Army and Chinese PLA (People’s Liberation Army) was held at Bumla in Tawang district of Arunachal Pradesh on Wednesday.
The Indian delegation was led by Brig MP Singh, Commander of Tawang Brigade, while Sr Colonel Tang Fu Cheng, Commander of Tsona Dzong Garrison represented the Chinese side. Bumla is one of the five designated BPM venues, between Indian and Chinese troops.
The meet was marked by unfurling of the national flags of India and China, followed by formal address by both the delegation leaders.
Both sides reaffirmed their commitment to uphold the agreements and protocols signed between their Governments to maintain peace and tranquility along the borders, according to a Defence communiqué here.