EXTRACTS FROM MINISTRY OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS (MOFA) REGULAR PRESS CONFERENCE
Kyodo News: The Indian military said just now that the Indian troops pre-empted the PLA activity in Eastern Ladakh. Can you confirm that?
MOFA : The Chinese border troops have been strictly observing the Line of Actual Control and never crossed the line. The Chinese and Indian border troops are in contact with each other regarding the issue on the ground.
PTI: You said both troops on the ground as far as the India-China border is concerned are in touch. Is there a meeting going on at present to sort out the differences?
MOFA: China and India are in close communication through diplomatic and military channels. As for the specific meetings and talks, information will be released in due course once we have an update.