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No Chinese troops entered Indian territory, government officials clarify in viral video | India News


NEW DELHI: After a video surfaced on social media claiming that Chinese troops entered Indian territory and returned after an intervention by locals and ITBP staff, government officials have denied such a claim.
According to government sources, the video is an old video and a local civil issue.
“Today an old video is circulating. However, the matter is being handled by the local civil administration,” government sources said, assuring that no Chinese troops invaded Indian territory.
According to sources, few local nomads with their pets entered Indian territory and were confronted by locals, a few days ago.
“This has not happened for the first time. This has been happening for the last few years, as they are locals and they roam that area with tents, pets, etc. and sometimes they cross the border,” a senior government official told ANI.
The sources said the matter is being dealt with by the local civil authorities, as it is not a military problem.
“Both the Indian and Chinese herders used to go to the mentioned area to graze every year. There have been many videos recorded by the local Indians. Also, forces like ITBP officials are aware of it as well and this recent incident has also been reported. reported at the appropriate level, “said a senior government official.

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