In order to strengthen bilateral ties between India and China, a high level Chinese Army delegation led by Lt Gen Liu Xiaowu, Deputy Commander of Western Theatre Command arrives today at Sukna. The delegation comprising 10 senior military officials from China will interact with their military counterparts at HQ 33 Corps.
This visit by the military delegation to the military headquarters at Sukna is a significant step forward towards increasing interactions at military commander’s level and implementation of various agreements to maintain peace and tranquility on the borders.
The Indian delegation will be led by Lt Gen Pradeep M Bali, GOC Trishakti Corps. A cultural programme showcasing Indian traditional dances and a banquet in the honour of visiting delegation will follow the delegation level talks. The PLA delegation will arrive at Kolkata on 5 Jul for their visit to HQ Eastern Command. Before arriving at Sukna, the delegation has visited Delhi and Agra.