hotline was established on Sunday between the Indian Army in Kongra La, North Sikkim and the People’s Liberation Army (PLA) at Khamba Dzong in the Tibetan Autonomous Region to further the spirit of trust and cordial relations along the borders.
The event coincided with PLA Day on August 1.
The Armed forces of the two countries have well-established mechanisms for communication at the ground commanders’ level, the Ministry of Defence said in a statement here on Sunday.
These hotlines in various sectors go a long way in enhancing the same and maintaining peace and tranquility at the borders.
The inauguration was attended by ground commanders of the respective Armies and a message of friendship and harmony was exchanged through the Hotline.