New Delhi: Union Minister and former Army chief Gen (retd) V.K. Singh's comment about Indian troops crossing the Line of Actual Control (LAC) has sparked a war of words between the two countries, prompting Beijing to blame New Delhi for the military tension on the borders.
China's Foreign Ministry has responded to Singh's statement on LAC transgressions, calling it "an unwitting confession".
According to a statement published on the Chinese Foreign Ministry's website, spokesperson Wang Wenbin reacted to Singh's statement and blamed India for the ongoing border conflict along the LAC in eastern Ladakh.
Experts around the world are trying to gauge if the Omicron variant of Covid-19 can cause a severe wave of infections. Advisor to Maharashtra government on Covid-19, Subash Salunke, told Times of India that although Omicron is more transmissible, it is not causing more severe infections.
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