A scheduled Border Personnel Meeting (BPM) was held at Chinese BPM Hut in Damai on Tuesday. Indian Army delegation was led by Colonel Dheeraj Kotwal and the Chinese delegation les by Colonel Gao Jian Ming. The BPM commenced after saluting the National Flag of both the countries.
This was followed by address by both delegation leaders in which both sides highlighted the importance of such meeting between border guarding troops towards maintenance of peace and tranquility along Line of Actual Control (LAC). The Border Personnel Meeting mechanism in Kibithu – Damai Sector is a positive step towards enhancing interaction between the border guarding troops of the area.
The delegations interacted in a free, congenial and cordial environment. The delegations parted amidst the feeling of friendship and commitment towards enhancing co-operation and maintaining peace along the Line of Actual Control (LAC).
Both sides reaffirmed their commitment to uphold the agreements and protocols signed between the governments of the both sides to maintain peace and tranquillity along the borders.