Border dispute created under a mission by China & Pakistan : Rajnath Singh
NEW DELHI: Defense Minister Rajnath Singh in a online event of inauguration for 44 bridges said that China is intensely creating border tension with India.
Earlier Pakistan used to intensely create border dispute with India.China and Pakistan extends their cowardness intensely with India.
China is following Pakistan policy with their support .Both neighbor country in collaboration targeting India by intensely creating border dispute.
China is on mission of doing so once they have received support from Pakistan. China is also in support of Pakistan by providing them many arms and ammunition and same time they are openly supporting Pakistan in United Nations as well.
Indian and Chinese troops still in locked position in eastern Ladakh for over five months now. India is facing multiple side threat in border area but still we are in process of developing infrastructure on regular basis.
Defense minister said explaining further that you all are well aware about the conditions created by neighbors along our northern and eastern borders. Earlier it was Pakistan and now China also joined them.
They are doing so under their well-planned mission. We have a long border approximately 7,000 km with both countries where we have tensions imposed by these two continues.
Defense minister was speaking after inaugurating bridges built in strategically key areas of Ladakh and Mr. Singh said that Sikkim, Arunachal Pradesh, Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh, Punjab and Jammu and Kashmir is going to have advantage with these bridges.
These news bridges are really going to significantly improve the movement of troops in areas. Which is along the border with China in Ladakh, Sikkim and Arunachal Pradesh regions.
We already have series of diplomatic and military talks to resolve the border tensions with China. No real resolution has been achieved to reduce the tension on border.
China have been found working with even terrorist groups of based in Pakistan and getting involved in infiltration at Indian border using same technique used by Pakistan earlier.All border dispute created under a mission by China & Pakistan.
China is doing all this intensely as they do not want to come openly seeing India is having good support from Quad group and US can even extend their allies to combat China if they come directly.
All the cowardness is transfered to China from old coward Pakistan as they are trying to unite and hurt India by all the means what is possible .
Mr. Singh said in this challenging time of Covid-19 and tensions and disputes created by Pakistan and China country have keep making historical changes in all sectors of development.
Defense minister also set foundation stone for Nechiphu Tunnel in Arunachal Pradesh. Nechiphu Tunnel will be 450 meter-long tunnel which will be helpful to ensure all-weather connectivity across Nechiphu pass.
Bridges inaugurated today by Mr. Singh includes 10 in Jammu and Kashmir, 8 in Ladakh, 2 in Himachal Pradesh, 4 each in Punjab and Sikkim and 8 each in Uttarakhand and Arunachal Pradesh.
Mr. Singh also complimented BRO (Border Roads Organization) for their achievements in improving infrastructure in border areas and said that dedication of 44 bridges to nation in one go in excellent achievements and it sets a record as well.
Mr. Singh shared about the growth in budget of BRO in recent years and said it is keep increasing from Rs 3,300 crore to Rs 4,600 crore in between 2008 and 2016 and seen a substantial rise to become over Rs 11,000 crore in 2020-21.
We have no reduction in budget despite Covid-19 unprecedented situation.Mr. Singh said construction of these bridges is not only beneficial for military it will benefit civil population in the areas as well.
We have deployed our armed forces personnel in large numbers in the areas where transport is not available whole year and these bridges are going to help significantly to armed forces.
It was really needed for us to improve our border infrastructure as per Mr. Singh.
Mr. Singh told that these roads are strategic needs of nation and reflect equal participation of all stakeholders in the development of the country.
Mr. Defense minister praised BRO for their tirelessly working even during the coronavirus-triggered lockdown period as well. Despite 60 year record breaking snowfall all strategic passes and roads were cleared for traffic about one month before their average yearly opening dates considering current tensions imposed by China and Pakistan for being ready for any situation.
It give me immense pleasure to announce happily that BRO have cut 2,200 kilometers of roads during last two years using latest technologies and state-of-the-art equipment used in the operations by BRO and about 4200 kms of road have been constructed.
During current border tensions with China we keep expediting our work on many other key projects including strategic road linking of Darcha in Himachal Pradesh with Ladakh which will be our critical emergency cross a number of high-altitude snow-bound passes.
Approximately 290-km-long road will be crucial for the movement of troops and heavy weaponry into the frontier bases of the Ladakh region and will provide a crucial link to the Kargil region.
Mr. Singh salutes BRO for their excellent record achievements in unprecedented time and express full support to BRO whenever needed.
China and Pakistan extends their cowardness intensely and all these border dispute created under a mission to divert whole world attention from China which was centralized towards them with common understanding that China was the source of coronavirus spread across globe.